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From Danny Angus <Danny_An...@slc.co.uk>
Subject RE: New Mailet API - Was Re: what competition is doing
Date Wed, 04 May 2005 08:04:32 GMT



> Not sure if the user and store interfaces should ever be in that set,
> though, since there are entire ranges of mailet containers that don't
need
> to provide them.  Those are services, which could be discoverable.

Mixing two issues.

1/ they don't need to be exposed anywhere if we spec them as locatable and
optional,
I could imagine a specialised mailet pipeline without a requirement for
stores or users.
The service locator mechanism must be clearly spec'ed so that all those
deployemnts which do
require them can reliably find them.

2/ The concepts must be specified in the API by a minimal interface so that
deployments are portable.
However implementations can be container specific.
I see providing straightforward simple implementations of things like this
for use as either example/refrence or as basic production components as
being the role of the (tentatively proposed) RI.

d.


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