Publication to Restlet

From: Jerome Louvel <>
Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2008 15:30:18 +0100

Hi all,

While reading the section 2.2 ("Publication") of the latest spec version, it
seems that in order to deploy a JAX-RS application outside a Servlet
container, you fall into the paragraph 2.2.1 ("Java SE").

However, this paragraph mentions that "Implementations MUST support" and requires a dependency on JAX-WS. While I
understand that this can be one deployment option, it is not necessarily
desirable or useful.

I suggest that we rename paragraph 2.2.1 "JAX-WS" and that we add a third
paragraph explicitly allowing deployment to other targets (for example:

Best regards,
Jerome Louvel