[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] Re: Client initialization on server-side

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Wed, 18 Apr 2012 12:27:13 -0400

On 4/18/12 3:05 AM, Jan Algermissen wrote:
> Hi Bill,
> On Apr 17, 2012, at 6:07 PM, Bill Burke wrote:
>> Container management of Client should be optional. There's a lot of issues involved, especially when you start dealing with HTTPS, trust-stores, authentication, etc. that may be endpoint specific.
> Can you explain how that is any different from DB connection authentication?

I guess what I mean is, you shouldn't have to inject a Client to use
one. Although injecting a ClientFactory could be made mandatory.

Bill Burke
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