Subject:   Re: Point?
Date:   2005-07-22 09:12:51
From:   hbarua
Response to: Point?

>> This article explains exactly that - how to do
>>it when you need it.
Yes it makes sense from that perspective. Thanks for pointing it out.

>>I think it's important for developers to
>>understand internal 'kitchen' of framework
>>they're using and possible problems/limitations
>>it imposes.

Absolutely agree with this.

>>J2EE spec is not a dogma, and looking up TM
>>doesn't make your code less portable than say
>>using container-specific deployment descriptors.

I didn't say it's a dogma - the nonportability can
come about because certain appservers might have
restrictions on the methods you can use on the
exposed Transaction Manager. As long as it's not a
standard one can never be safe in assuming it.