[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] Re: ContainerResponseFilters must not be executed on subresource locator methods

From: Marek Potociar <>
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2012 12:16:47 +0200

When you say documentation, you mean api docs or spec?

As for the API docs, just made more updates. Please review.


On Sep 10, 2012, at 4:09 PM, Sergey Beryozkin <> wrote:

> Hi
> The documentation for ContainerResponseFilter suggests that say name-bound response filters can be executed after a subresource locator method has been invoked.
> However, the actual response is not even available at that stage, we are still in the process of locating the actual resource method - it is only available after a final resource method has been invoked.
> I'd like to suggest that the documentation is clarified in that regard.
> Also, ContainerRequestContext docs probably need to be updated to say that IllegalStateException is to be thrown whenever one of its 'setter' methods is invoked as part of the response filter chain execution
> Thanks, Sergey