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From Claus Ibsen <>
Subject Re: Simple way to do some elementary bean operations
Date Tue, 03 Sep 2013 17:51:29 GMT
On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 5:51 PM, Dale King <> wrote:
> Through simple and OGNL we have nice easy ways to read the properties of
> beans in the body, headers, or properties. But what I cannot find is an
> easy way to invoke a setter on a bean property, but perhaps I am missing
> something.
> I can certainly create a bean or processor to invoke the setter, but it
> seems to me that if I am forced to do it for something as simple as setting
> a property then something is missing in Camel. I try to do as much as
> possible in Camel.
> I can certainly use another language like javascript, groovy, or el to do
> it, but once again bringing in a whole new language seems like overkill
> just to set a property.
> So 3 operations that i don't see an easy way to do in Camel without
> resorting to these heavyweight solutions are:
>  - Set a bean property
>  - More generally, you should be able to invoke any method on a bean
> including with parameters
>  - Create a new instance of a bean (possibly with parameters)
> Correct me if I am wrong and there is a simple way to do these.

Well there is something called Java programming language, where you
can do all that ;)

> --
> Dale King

Claus Ibsen
Red Hat, Inc.
Twitter: davsclaus
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