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From "Markus Jelsma (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (SOLR-5091) Clean up Servlets APIs, Kill SolrDispatchFilter, simplify API creation
Date Thu, 01 Aug 2013 10:07:48 GMT

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Markus Jelsma commented on SOLR-5091:
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Can you include SOLR-4018 if you're replacing the dispatch filter or i'll have to keep updating
it as trunk progresses :)
                
> Clean up Servlets APIs, Kill SolrDispatchFilter, simplify API creation
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: SOLR-5091
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/SOLR-5091
>             Project: Solr
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>            Reporter: Grant Ingersoll
>            Assignee: Grant Ingersoll
>             Fix For: 5.0
>
>
> This is an issue to track a series of sub issues related to deprecated and crufty Servlet/REST
API code.  I'll create sub-tasks to manage them.
> # Clean up all the old UI stuff (old redirects)
> # Kill/Simplify SolrDispatchFilter -- for instance, why not make the user always have
a core name in 5.0?  i.e. /collection1 is the default core
> ## I'd like to move to just using Guice's servlet extension to do this, which, I think
will also make it easier to run Solr in other containers (i.e. non-servlet environments) due
to the fact that you don't have to tie the request handling logic specifically to a Servlet.
> # Simplify the creation and testing of REST and other APIs via Guice + Restlet, which
I've done on a number of occasions.
> ## It might be also possible to move all of the APIs onto Restlet and maintain back compat
through a simple restlet proxy (still exploring this).  This would also have the benefit of
abstracting the core request processing out of the Servlet context and make that an implementation
detail.
> ## Moving to Guice, IMO, will make it easier to isolate and test individual components
by being able to inject mocks easier.
> I am close to a working patch for some of this.  I will post incremental updates/issues
as I move forward on this, but I think we should take 5.x as an opportunity to be more agnostic
of container and I believe the approach I have in mind will do so.

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