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From "klas axell" <klasax...@linuxmail.org>
Subject Re: Timer Service
Date Thu, 14 Aug 2003 19:46:57 GMT
Maybe Quartz is overkill. But if you ship it with hsqldb I don't think there is a big issue
with the creation of database tables. I have read some blogs (http://www.freeroller.net/page/fate/
look at august 05) that Quartz isn't that optimized. Maybe we should write something ourselves,
maybe not. I will dig in to this subject during the weekend, do some tests and perheps write
my implementation for comparsion.

/Klas

----- Original Message -----
From: Aaron Mulder <ammulder@alumni.princeton.edu>
Date: Thu, 14 Aug 2003 14:14:05 -0400 (EDT)
To: geronimo-dev@incubator.apache.org
Subject: Re: Timer Service

> On Thu, 14 Aug 2003, Jeremy Boynes wrote:
> > Please review the spec in detail - the EJB Timer Service has requirements
> > for persistent timers and IIRC notifications for events that happened when
> > the server was down.
> 
> 	True, but I think we could write something simple using a file for
> persistence and java.util.Timer if we wanted to meet the minimum
> requirements.  There is no facility in the spec for cron-style scheduling
> -- the only scheduling options are millisecond offsets, IIRC.  Granted, we
> could certainly integrate a fancier package and offer more "value added"
> features.  I'm trying to say I don't think we *need* to go there unless we
> want to.
> 
> Aaron
> 

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