Category Archives: Aspect oriented programming

Limited CDI-Compatibility with JSF Portlets Confirmed

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a short note mentioning you can use CDI and JSF in Liferay portlets at last.

The good news
And it’s true! It’s hard to believe for someone like me who has been waiting two years for it. But every CDI core feature my team and I tried works flawlessly in the Liferay portal server. Continue reading

A close look at AspectJ code

Many people claim AspectJ is slow, and rumors have it that this is caused by AspectJ copying the aspects code into every method that uses the aspect. Eclipse’s debugger also behaved strangely at my office PC, indicating that this theory might be true. Theese days I had a closer look at the byte code to verify or falsify this.
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