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From Peter Donald <pe...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Component Sharing
Date Tue, 17 Sep 2002 11:18:17 GMT
On Tue, 17 Sep 2002 18:26, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> I have seen interceptors being used, and I also have seen many
> implementations as hacks.

This one wont be ;) It already looks sweet.

> You cannot easily control what happens when you put various layers of
> interception in your calls, and it can lead to lack of control.

Err - interceptors are about giving you very very explicit fine grain control. 
I am not sure what you mean by this ...

> The point is: what does interception give us that lifecycle extension
> cannot?

pooling, persistence, security, transactions, auditing, etc. All transparently 
and for free. There is a reason that all major enterprise frameworks offer 
someway to do just this. 

> Lifecycle is the *key* to Avalon use and comprehension, and it has
> remained solid in time, where other features have not always.



Peter Donald
Why does everyone always overgeneralize?

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