[jax-rs-spec users] Re: [jsr339-experts] Re: Fwd: [javaee-spec users] [jsr342-experts] Server-Sent Events in Java EE 8

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Date: Tue, 3 Jun 2014 13:14:37 +0000 (UTC)

On Fri, 30 May 2014 18:08:33 +0200 Markus Karg wrote:

MK> I am convinced that both, WebSockets and SSE, need to be supported
MK> by the Java EE 8 platform to keep up with the pace of technological
MK> change in the web domain. But it is a good question what is the
MK> way to ensure this. This posting proposes another way to define
MK> support for Java so far not discussed IMHO.

MK> I hereby propose that the JAX-RS Expert Group (JSR 339) for
inclusion into
MK> Java EE 8 shall define three separate specification documents as a
MK> replacement for "SSE-enhanced JAX-RS 2.x": (I) "Java API For HTTP "
MK> (covering all purely HTTP-technical aspects serviced currently by

Hello Markus,

I respectfully submit that your (I) is clearly the domain of the Java
Servlet Specification. We will be launching a new version of the
Servlet JSR also for JavaEE 8 and, per the usual JCP rules, that expert
group will be just as open as any other Oracle led JSR for the past six
years, which is to say, very open.