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From Reinhard Poetz <>
Subject Re: Continuation manager modes
Date Fri, 10 Dec 2004 14:24:01 GMT
Leszek Gawron wrote:
> Reinhard Poetz wrote:
>> Leszek Gawron wrote:
>>> Vadim Gritsenko wrote:
>>>> Leszek Gawron wrote:
>>>>> Previously we have discussed about three continuations manager work 
>>>>> modes:
>>>>> - standard (current functionality)
>>>>> - continuations invalidated along with session, still the continuation
>>>>> is reachable from other sessions (or no session at all)
>>>>> - fully isolated. only the session that created the continuation can
>>>>> access it.
>> IIUC before you introduced your changes it was possible to reuse 
>> continuations independently from where they have been created. What's 
>> the usecase for this so that we still have have to support it?
> Users have been asking for backward compatibility (even though it's 
> broken) so you can enable the old behaviour and get warnings in your log 
> files. AFAIU some sites were relying on broken functionality too much 
> and are quite hard to refactor.

What's those users usecase? How do they reuse the continuation across sitemaps? 
I have never had the need for this ...

> I applied the patch to 2.1.x and trunk. I think it was a mistake to do 
> it for trunk and I will remove it soon. WDYT?

IMO we should deprecate this functionality in 2.1 (log WARNings) and remove it 
in 2.2.


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