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From "A. Alonso Dominguez" <alonso.do...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Geronimo architecture issue
Date Mon, 25 Apr 2005 20:42:43 GMT
Hi Jeff!

Thanks for your response, I was feeling sick between that amount of
projects and different specifications... Your answer is grateful.

Alonso

On 4/25/05, Jeff Genender <jgenender@apache.org> wrote:
> Hi Alonso,
> 
> Geronimo is very pluggable with many different services.  One of it
> paradigms is to allow you to make the container as heavy or light as you
> wish by removing the GBean component.
> 
> You may add in components (that we do not include) by writing a GBean
> wrapper for it.
> 
> Jeff
> 
> A. Alonso Dominguez wrote:
> > Hi to all!
> >
> > I'm working in the implementation of a multi-layer project. My
> > intention is writting some distributed web applications in the top of
> > a Excalibur (Avalon) framework. The intended audience of my project
> > should be enterprises with different kind of needs and even home
> > users.
> >
> > For doing this I thinked about a pluggable platform that offers
> > different kind of services, the user (system admin) decides what
> > services must be up in the system. This can be done with a Loom
> > (Phoenix) micro-kernel and several *.sar files that implement each
> > service - examples of services are a Jetty, James, EJB. The reason for
> > this is that home users don't need to give an email service (such
> > James, for example) but enterprise users does. If people install in
> > their system services that they don't need, the platform will be too
> > heavy and inefficient, that's why I would like to use an abstract
> > pluggable platform.
> >
> > I realized that most of the services of my platform are being
> > developed by the Geronimo team, but my intention is not to write a
> > J2EE certified container and I don't want to lose time reinventing the
> > wheel so my questions are:
> >
> > - Will Geronimo do that for me? Is Geronimo a pluggable platform?
> > - Shall I develop my own platform with that features or can I begin
> > from another project already planned?
> >
> > Regards,
> > Alonso
> 
> --
> Jeff Genender
> http://geronimo.apache.org
> 
>

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