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- Posted by: Frank Charles
- Posted on: April 02 2009 09:18 EDT
Awhile back on TSS I complained about OSGi bleeding into application code. I hope you can now see my point a little more clearly. -- Bill Burke JBoss, a division of Red Hat http://bill.burkecentral.com
We have been doing similar types of dependency injection in OSGi to eliminate OSGi API dependencies since 2003 with the Service Binder (the precursor to Declarative Services), which continues in spirit today with iPOJO. I don't really think that because Spring DM does it, it is now new.