[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] remove abortWith()?

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2013 10:26:04 -0500

Since exceptions can be thrown from ContainerRequestFilter, do we need
ContainerRequestContext.abortWith()? Instead the user can just throw an
exception from the JAX-RS exception hierarchy to abort the request. Its
pretty much the same thing, right, so I don't see an issue with removing

Bill Burke
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