[jax-rs-spec users] [jsr339-experts] Re: Adding SSE support to JAX-RS 2.1?

From: Sergey Beryozkin <>
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2014 16:24:19 +0000

Right, it is exactly what it is called...
Sorry, got confused as we are working binding WebSockets to JAX-RS right now

Marek: I honestly think it is for 3.0 - we need to review different
mechanisms, SSE, WebSockets, etc...

Thanks, Sergey

On 05/03/14 15:51, Sergey Beryozkin wrote:
> Is it supposed to represent WebSocket at high level by any chance ? What
> is the underlying mechanism/transport it is meant to represent if not ?
> And it is not for 2.1, this is a completely new feature, 2.1 is supposed
> to be a maintenance/bug fixes release
> Sergey
> On 05/03/14 15:39, Marek Potociar wrote:
>> Hello experts,
>> As you may know, the first steps towards starting work on Java EE 8 has
>> been made already. Among the most important ones was the Java EE 8
>> Community Survey. As the survey results
>> <>
>> indicate,
>> there is a very strong support in Java EE community for coming with a
>> standard API for supporting Server-Sent Events in Java EE 8. Clearly,
>> one way or the other, SSE support will be added in Java EE 8 platform.
>> There are multiple options how to achieve this and one of these options
>> being considered is to extend JAX-RS API to provide better support for
>> SSE. Before we make a final decision, I'd like to get your feedback on
>> whether or not you think that extending JAX-RS API with SSE support is a
>> good idea.
>> To get the idea how such JAX-RS API support could look like, please
>> check Jersey User Guide section that describes how client and server SSE
>> support is currently implemented in Jersey 2.x:
>> I am looking forward to your feedback.
>> Thank you,
>> Marek

Sergey Beryozkin
Talend Community Coders