[jax-rs-spec users] Re: ClientRequestFilter sorting order

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Thu, 3 Mar 2016 16:40:58 -0500

Wasn't there a recent fix to the TCK for this?

On 3/3/2016 5:47 AM, Sergey Beryozkin wrote:
> We've had a JIRA issue opened against CXF to do with CXF sorting
> ClientRequestFilters in the ascending order.
> The JIRA was opened after one of TCK tests failed, asserting that the
> ClientRequestFilters get sorted in the descending order.
> From the spec, section 6.6:
> "Execution chains for extension points ContainerRequest ,
> PreMatchContainerRequest , *ClientRequest* , ReadFrom and WriteTo
> are sorted in ascending order"
> Spec leads, can you please clarify if CXF is right or not. I can not
> see why it can not be in this case given the quoted specification text.
> Thanks, Sergey

Bill Burke
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