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From Jason E Bailey <>
Subject Re: [proposal][osgi][scripting] redesigned scripts deployment and resolution
Date Thu, 26 Apr 2018 13:06:26 GMT
I honestly have mixed emotions on this :) I can appreciate the need behind it, but the "problems"
that you are fixing are some of the features that attracted me to Sling in the first place.

I'm looking forward to putting it through it's paces.


On Thu, Apr 26, 2018, at 5:34 AM, Radu Cotescu wrote:
> Hello Sling devs,
> Karl and I have been working for the past weeks on a new scripting 
> prototype that we've now pushed to the Whiteboard [1]. The module is an 
> add-on that allows developers to deploy scripts through bundles, with 
> the following core features:
> standalone module that doesn't require any changes in Sling's current 
> APIs
> bundles that provide scripts are wired to this add-on and then the add-
> on registers servlets on behalf of the scripting bundles (one servlet / 
> script)
> resource types can now be versioned (they're expressed as OSGi 
> capabilities)
> resource types can have explicit dependencies to other resource types, 
> and everything is controlled by the wiring provided by the OSGi 
> framework
> For the full details please check the documentation provided at [1]. 
> We're very interested in your opinions about this module, since we’d 
> like to integrate it into the next Sling Starter release.
> Thanks,
> Radu and Karl
> [1] - 
> <>

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