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From "Anil K. Vijendran" <...@eng.sun.com>
Subject Re: cvs commit: jakarta-tomcat/src/share/org/apache/tomcat/core Context.java
Date Fri, 15 Oct 1999 00:58:26 GMT
Well, I'm quite agnostic about that string. I was just echoing what I heard while
we were discussing this change.

I'm no authority but I'd imagine that javax.servlet.* should be reserved to
context attributes in the Servlet spec? James?

Pierpaolo Fumagalli wrote:

> "Anil K. Vijendran" wrote:
> >
> > Jason Hunter wrote:
> >
> > > Shouldn't this variable be more mangled with "org.apache.tomcat" at the
> > > front?  Nothing in the spec allows us to usurp a special context
> > > variable like "servlet.classpath" for our own use, but with a custom
> > > prefix it'd at least be better.
> > >
> > i don't see any verbiage in the spec that reserves anything. and it doesn't
> > start with javax.
> >
> > the reason we didn't pick org.apache.* and picked servlet.* is because this
> > is also intended to be implemented by other servlet engines.... (it would
> > be weird for other engines to implement org.apache.foobar...)
> >
> So, it should be "javax.servlet.*" instead of "servlet.*" (IMVVHO)
>
>         Pier
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Peace, Anil +<:-)



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