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From "Shiva Kumar H R" <shiv...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Resolving GBean References in Web Applications
Date Tue, 17 Oct 2006 05:26:14 GMT
Thanks Aaron & David Jencks,
I would go ahead and create a GUI that requires exactly one pattern for now.

-- 
Thx,
Shiva

On 10/13/06, Aaron Mulder <ammulder@alumni.princeton.edu> wrote:
>
> On 10/13/06, Shiva Kumar H R <shivahr@gmail.com> wrote:
> > My query now is:
> > 1) Why is <pattern> element listed as a choice? Isn't it always
> required?
>
> If you're positive that there's only one GBean with the appropriate
> interface in the whole server, you may be able to omit the pattern and
> get that one GBean.  I haven't tried this.  It also would be useful if
> gbean-ref supported Collection-type properties, but I'm not sure it
> does.
>
> > 2) Also what is the need for multiple <pattern> elements? (as is allowed
> by
> > <xsd:choice minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="unbounded">).
>
> Again, if the gbean-ref supported Collections, it would be useful.
> Otherwise, it may be that you know there are two possible GBeans, and
> only one of them will be present, but you want to pick up whichever
> one is there (e.g. the normal web services builder or the unavailable
> web services builder).  I haven't tried that either.
>
> > Correct specification of <pattern> element would help me decide upon the
> GUI
> > support that needs to be added for it in the Geronimo Deployment Plan
> Editor
> > of Eclipse Plugin. If <pattern> element is indeed a <xsd:choice
> > minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="unbounded"> then the appropriate GUI control
> for it
> > would be a "Table". Else a simple sequence of Label-cum-Text fields
> would be
> > enough.
>
> I think you could create a GUI that requires exactly one pattern for
> now -- that would hit 99% of use cases that I can imagine.
>
> Thanks,
>      Aaron
>

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