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From Knut Anders Hatlen <Knut.Hat...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Derby data sources
Date Fri, 28 May 2010 12:41:01 GMT
On 05/27/10 01:21 PM, Kristian Waagan wrote:
> I don't think all these issues should be fixed, but I'd like to fix (1), 
> as it has caused some trouble in the past (i.e., user not understanding 
> why the settings aren't taking effect).
> There are several possible fixes for (1):
>   1a) Make CP-C and XA-C process the connection attribute string to 
> update the internal state.
>   1b) Make DS-C ignore the connection attribute string (may break 
> existing deployments).
>   1c) Throw exception if a property with a setter is specified in the 
> connection attribute string.

I'm leaning towards 1a, since using the supplied attributes sounds more
intuitive. I don't find 1b very attractive (silently ignoring an
attribute, even if done consistently across the data sources, will still
confuse the users), so 1c would be my second choice.

Knut Anders

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