Subject: Re: [wsrp] Issue #31: handleEvent or handleEvents?
I prefer a bulk operation for events, since it allows consumers to be more efficient. On 11/01/04, I started a thread on error handling issues and posted a proposal. Here is the link: http://www.oasis-open.org/apps/org/workgroup/wsrp/wsrp-coord/document.php?document_id=9885 Regards, Subbu Rich Thompson wrote: > > This issue has been discussed under an email subject line of " [wsrp] > handleEvent or handleEvents?". Before tailing off, this thread came to > several guidelines for any solution moving this operation back to a bulk > character: > > 1. Portlets are loosely coupled components integrated onto the page by > the Consumer. > 2. Events are independent notifications that something has occurred, > which receiving portlets may use to impact their state. > 3. There are times when a Consumer will care what failures have occurred > (e.g. for retry purposes). > 4. Portlets should be able to indicate they also care about event > processing failures. > > Any additional comments before we move to drafting a solution? > > Rich