Re: JSR311: Re: General comments/questions/suggestions

From: Bill Burke <>
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2008 10:49:26 -0500

Paul Sandoz wrote:
> The RI already supports the conversion of a relative URI to an absolute
> URI for the Location header. Before the Location header value is
> committed the impl checks to see if it is a relative URI and if so the
> absolute URI of the request is used as the base URI to resolve. I think
> that makes more sense that using the base URI of the application as
> there is often a hierarchical relationship between the creating resource
> and the created resource. For example:

Less typing/api is better imo.

Bill Burke
JBoss, a division of Red Hat