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From Bob Schellink <>
Subject Re: Page factory service
Date Fri, 26 Apr 2013 11:05:31 GMT
Hi Denis,

On 2013/04/25 22:13, Dennis M. J. Yerger wrote:
> After examining the ClickServlet class, I noticed the newPageInstance() method, which
is where new 
> instances of Page objects are created. By default, newPageInstance() calls Class.newInstance()
> the given class. This can be overridden by subclassing ClickServlet. However, I believe
> functionality should be factored out into a separate class. A separate page factory would
> page objects to be created in more flexible ways (e.g., from Spring contexts or Tapestry
> registries) without altering the ClickServlet. I

Looking at SpringClickServlet there seems to be quite a bit going on in there which doesn't
only with newPageIntance. So with a PageFactory in place, wouldn't Spring still need to subclass

ClickServlet to work?

Kind regards


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