[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] Re: Passing data from filters to resource

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Wed, 29 May 2013 08:32:43 -0400

I wouldn't inject the ServletContext as this is a global thing, but
instead the HttpServletRequest. Sucks we can't do this in JAX-RS. This
was an oversight by us I think.

On 5/29/2013 2:22 AM, Jan Algermissen wrote:
> Guys,
> what is the intended way of passing data from filters to resource methods?
> IIRC in a servlet environment, I can inject ServletContext and use getAttribute() to retrieve the property.
> Is there any intended way to do the same in a non-Servlet environment (EE Container)?
> Jan

Bill Burke
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