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From James Strachan <>
Subject Re: JSR94
Date Thu, 30 Oct 2003 16:26:26 GMT
On Thursday, October 30, 2003, at 04:23  pm, Ludovic MaƮtre wrote:
> I'm pretty new to the Geronimo project but perhaps peoples want to use 
> drools from codehaus since it is developed by some of the developer of 
> geronimo, ins't it ?

Agreed - drools rocks

> Chris Perrin wrote:
>> Because the JSR94 spec clearly specifies the use of J2EE as a target 
>> for
>> running a rules engine, has anyone given any thoughts for providing a 
>> rules
>> engine implementation that runs natively in Geronimo?
>> Obviously something like this would be a service that the user would 
>> have to
>> configure, but it might be useful to Geronimo users to have a JSR94
>> compliant rules engine ready to go "out of the box."  If we ensured 
>> strict
>> JSR94 compliance, then we could keep people from locking into a
>> Geronimo-specific implementation if they wanted to migrate to another
>> platform.  The rules engine might also have a standalone component 
>> which
>> someone could use if they thought a Geronimo might be overkill for 
>> some
>> projects.
>> If anyone thinks this is a worthwhile idea, I'll start cranking out 
>> some
>> code.

Why not just contribute to drools?


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