[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] Re: Re: Re: FilterAction and FilterContext

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2011 08:20:15 -0500

On 11/30/11 5:52 AM, Marek Potociar wrote:
> public interface NextAction { }
> IMO it should be defined as an inner interface of FilterContext. We can add some methods if we find it useful. Otherwise
> it should be up to the implementation how to implement the interface and what methods should be internally provided.

Yuck. -1 on a special interface. What about my proposal with filter
returning void, and FilterContext having a state or a set of boolean
methods that describe the state:

void preFilter(FilterContext ctx) {


BTW, We're starting to implement the spec next week. I'll probably have
a lot more comments when we start playing with things.

Bill Burke
JBoss, a division of Red Hat