Wait, what's the point of WEB-INF/beans.xml then?
On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 15:28, Mark Struberg <struberg(a)yahoo.de> wrote:
yes, that is exactly what should happen.
Please note that you could also have a WEB-INF/classes/META-INF/beans.xml
to pickup WEB-INF/classes as bean archive.
I always do it that way, because Eclipse and Idea can handle this much
better when you e.g. need to debug a webapp with mvn jetty:run
> From: Joseph Snyder <j.j.snyder(a)oracle.com>
>Sent: Friday, February 3, 2012 9:34 PM
>Subject: [cdi-dev] War with no WEB-INF/beans.xml
>I have a test war that does not contain WEB-INF/beans.xml. However,
there is a jar in WEB-INF/lib that does contain META-INF/beans.xml.
According to the spec, 12.1, this war contains 1 bean archive, the one in
the jar. (If there were a WEB-INF/beans.xml then there would be 2 bean
archives in the war.) So when the war is deployed only the classes in the
jar are managed by the CDI container. Therefore, if there is an injection
point defined in a servlet (in WEB-INF/classes) then that injection point
will never be processed by the CDI container. Is my interpretation of the
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