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From Prasanna Santhanam <>
Subject Re: inheritable componentContexts
Date Wed, 17 Apr 2013 06:55:32 GMT
On Tue, Apr 16, 2013 at 09:43:47AM -0700, Kelven Yang wrote:
> On 4/16/13 1:15 AM, "Prasanna Santhanam" <> wrote:
> >This is probably a question for the Spring community but I'll ask here
> >anyway. Every so often when the changes I find
> >that I have to fix up similarly to
> >make the beans load appropriately and for the bvt tests to work.
> >
> >Is there a way similar to the components-premium.xml we had before to
> >'inherit' Spring contexts so it's easier to maintain the xmls?
> >
> >-- 
> >Prasanna.,
> Unfortunately, Spring does not provide an out-of-box solution to inherit
> between XML configuration files currently, however it provides the feature
> to merge several independent context files together.
> What you may do is to have your simulator components in a separated
> context XML file and have Spring merge it along with other common context
> files (like we did for applicationContext.xml + componentContext.xml).

Thanks Kelven, I explored the merging of contexts and it might be
unsuitable for my case since I have to override some beans of the
applicationContext that are required for the simulator. Specifically
the SecondaryStorageDiscoverer needs to be overridden by the


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