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From "Shiva Kumar H R" <shiv...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Discuss] Model for deployment plans in GEP - Move from EMF to XMLBeans or JAXB?
Date Mon, 11 Feb 2008 20:42:51 GMT
(Pasting Donald's reply from the original thread)

On Feb 11, 2008 9:33 PM, Donald Woods <dwoods@apache.org> wrote:

> We need to discuss introducing more dependencies on JAXB as a group
> first, as this just ties more of our server code with Sun RI, which has
> no alternative implementation right now (and could be licensed from Sun
> as GPL in future releases....)
>


On Feb 11, 2008 8:46 PM, Shiva Kumar H R <shivahr@gmail.com> wrote:

> I went through following tutorials of JAXB & XMLBeans:
>   a) Java Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB)
>   http://java.sun.com/developer/technicalArticles/WebServices/jaxb/
>   b) Tutorial: First Steps with XMLBeans
>   http://xmlbeans.apache.org/documentation/tutorial_getstarted.html
>
> Also searched for comparisons btw them. Latest one I could find is the
> following blog from Jan'2005: http://technology.amis.nl/blog/?p=321
>
> I am yet to see the value add JAXB brings over XMLBeans. Am I missing
> something?
>
>
> On Feb 11, 2008 4:44 PM, Shiva Kumar H R <shivahr@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >
> >
> > > Despite my liking for xmlbeans and its unique strengths I think a very
> > > strong argument can be made for moving the deployer code to jaxb.
> > >
> > Interesting!! Let me do some quick learning of jaxb and start a separate
> > thread on this.
> >
> >
> > >
> > > thanks
> > > david jencks
> > >
> > > On Feb 8, 2008, at 12:30 AM, Shiva Kumar H R wrote:
> > >
> > > 2) Geronimo Eclipse Plug-in (GEP):
> > >     a) Model framework for Geronimo deployment plans:
> > > Currently it is EMF (Eclipse Modeling Framework). With every update to
> > > Geronimo deployment schema, it's a major pain to generate new EMF classes.
> > > If however, GEP uses the same model framework as that of Geronimo server
> > > (XMLBeans), then at least this problem would be solved. IIUC JSR-88
> > > DConfigBeans would be the ideal model framework for GEP - in that case even
> > > if the model framework of server changes in future, GEP would be unaffected.
> > >
> > > --
> > > Thanks,
> > > Shiva
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Thanks,
> > Shiva
>
>
>
>
> --
> Thanks,
> Shiva

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