Really?! Not being familiar with the history of PLT scheme I have to say I am surprised by the answer - I would have thought module is an older concept. Sounds like you are saying unit is slowly fading away? <br><br>Can module based servlets be loaded/unloaded on demand like unit-based servlets? And would badly written module servlet bring down the server? Unit servlets appear to handle the above fine, but if module servlet also works, then I am not sure if there are discernible differences (although there are still more unit-servlet examples in the doc).
<br><br>Thanks,<br>yinso <br><br><div><span class="gmail_quote">On 4/11/07, <b class="gmail_sendername">Robby Findler</b> <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
I suspect that most everyone wants to use module servlets these days,<br>not unit servlets. Once upon a time, we didn't have modules (and<br>servlets existed at that time), so we used units. Nowadays, modules<br>work much better with all of our other tools (like the compiler, for
<br>example, but also the module browser and things like that), that you<br>really want your program to be in a module.<br><br>That said, of course, if your program calls for the power of units,<br>use the units inside the module!
<br><br>Robby<br><br>On 4/11/07, Yin-So Chen <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:<br>> Hi all -<br>><br>> yet another newbie question - what is the difference between unit-based
<br>> servlet and module-based servlet and when to choose which? Are the two<br>> comparable in terms of capabilities? I look at the unit doc and notices<br>> that it is analogous to a pluggable component and hence appears to have more
<br>> flexibility and power than module, so was wondering under what situations<br>> would a module servlet be preferrable over a unit servlet.<br>><br>> Thanks,<br>> yinso<br>><br>> --<br>> <a href="http://www.yinsochen.com">
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