CDI Without Java EE 6 in New CDISource Project
CDI Without Java EE 6?
Andy Gibson has announced a new, CDISource project that aims to promote and facilitate the use of the Java Contexts and Dependency Injection framework, and give users the option of using CDI on its own without Java EE 6. CDISource will focus on enabling the use of CDI in a vendor neutral environment and maximise the portability of code across CDI implementations.
"There's a whole slew of uses for a good type safe and flexible dependency injection and AOP framework and such as CDI outside of Java EE containers but there is very little information and code to make it actually work," says Gibson.
Andy Gibson will work on the project along with Rick Hightower and Rob Williams. The CDISource team will begin posting articles on the project and showcasing code over the upcoming weeks. A Google Code project has already been set up for the CDISource examples.
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