[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] Re: Support for Locale parameter

From: Marek Potociar <>
Date: Tue, 20 Dec 2011 16:57:08 +0100

Please, file a MINOR issue.


On Tue 20 Dec 2011 12:01:47 PM CET, Sergey Beryozkin wrote:
> Hi,
> we have a case where a user would like to write a signature like this:
> someMethod(@PathParam("locale") Locale locale) {}
> The specification mandates that factory methods (constructor, valueOf, etc) are checked for the types which are not
> 'officially' supported by the spec. java.util.Locale constructor accepting a single String ignores
> the qualifiers such as "us" in "en_us".
> While this issue can be handled by the implementation, I propose to get the spec mandating the support for
> java.util.Locale
> Comments ?
> Sergey