Re: JSR311: Limit extensions pre-processing

From: Stefan Tilkov <>
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2008 10:30:44 +0200

On Jul 10, 2008, at 11:25 PM, Marc Hadley wrote:

> Given the above I think the only reasonable thing to do right now is
> to remove the automatic URI-based conneg feature. Even limiting it
> to safe operation would violate the mapping of specific resources to
> generic resource classes. If we had a longer than the two weeks
> remaining before proposed final draft we could perhaps investigate
> other approaches but that's not an option for this rev of the
> specification.

Can't we take the middle ground and make this an optional feature, de-
activated by default?

Stefan Tilkov,