[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] Re: JSON-P Support

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2013 11:05:48 -0500

JSON-P will be a part of EE 7?

On 1/23/2013 10:48 AM, Santiago Pericas-Geertsen wrote:
> Hello Experts,
> We had an outstanding AI to look at the new JSON-P [1] API for any
> potential integration points. After some discussions with Jitu (the
> JSON-P lead), we'd like to propose adding support for the following types:
> (1) JsonStructure, JsonObject and JsonArray as entity parameters and
> return types for JAX-RS resource methods. Note that a JsonStructure is
> either a JsonObject or a JsonArray (a partition). If an entity param is
> JsonObject and an array is received (or vice-versa) an exception will be
> thrown.
> (2) We will _not_ provide any native support for JsonParser,
> JsonGenerator, JsonReader or JsonWriter. All these are usable with
> either an InputStream entity parameter or a StreamingOutput return type.
> Unless there are any strong objections, I will go ahead an update the
> spec to add support for the types in (1).
> -- Santiago
> [1]

Bill Burke
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