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

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Wed, 29 May 2013 09:32:17 -0400

This test just wrote, passes in master/

So maybe 3.0-beta-6 fixes your problem.

On 5/29/2013 8:32 AM, Bill Burke wrote:
> 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

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