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From Gerhard <>
Subject Re: [jira] Created: (EXTCDI-57) revisit Conversation#end
Date Sat, 18 Sep 2010 15:51:59 GMT
+1 for #1


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2010/9/18 Gerhard Petracek (JIRA) <>

> revisit Conversation#end
> ------------------------
>                 Key: EXTCDI-57
>                 URL:
>             Project: MyFaces CODI
>          Issue Type: Task
>          Components: JEE-JSF12-Module, JEE-JSF20-Module
>            Reporter: Gerhard Petracek
> we should think about the naming of this important api, because std. cdi
> conversations offer the same method.
> codi conversations are very similar to orchestra conversations.
> in orchestra #end means that the conversation gets terminated immediately.
> currently we have the same with codi conversations.
> if we would like to add an additional api which terminates the conversation
> after the rendering process (= behavior of std. cdi conversations), we would
> have to introduce a name which might confuse users.
> we have the following options:
> #1:
> renaming #end to #close -> it's more clear to users that it works
> differently (compared to std. cdi conversations).
> so we still have #end if we add an additional api for terminating the
> conversation at the end of the request.
> if we won't introduce the additional api, we still have a method which
> indicates that the termination process works differently compared to std.
> cdi conversations.
> the only disadvantage is that it isn't intuitive for users who used
> orchestra.
> #2:
> keeping the current api (#end) for terminating the conversation
> immediately. so we will need a name for an api which ends the conversation
> after the rendering process.
> (we could use #close. but then we have #end which works differently
> (compared to std. cdi conversations) and #close also doesn't really express
> the difference (and other names might sound strange). so we might end up
> with confused users.)
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