Can I use RESTEasy to deploy an endpoint to the GateIn/eXo portal context?
- JBoss Portal Platform (JPP)
How to deploy a JAX-RS resource and integrate it with the portal container. I add this to my portal configuration to configure the integration:
<component> <type>com.redhat.gss.rest.MyRESTService</type> </component>
This is to be deployed using RESTEasy, but I'm experiencing issues trying to do this. How can this be done using RESTEasy?
A couple errors we see in our log:
java.lang.NullPointerException at org.jboss.resteasy.util.PathHelper.replaceEnclosedCurlyBraces(PathHelper.java:53) at org.jboss.resteasy.util.Encode.savePathParams(Encode.java:277) at org.jboss.resteasy.util.Encode.encodeValue(Encode.java:303) at org.jboss.resteasy.util.Encode.encodeFragment(Encode.java:182) at org.jboss.resteasy.specimpl.UriBuilderImpl.fragment(UriBuilderImpl.java:329)
java.lang.ClassCastException: org.exoplatform.services.rest.impl.RuntimeDelegateImpl cannot be cast to org.jboss.resteasy.spi.ResteasyProviderFactory,
During Arquillian tests with JPP getting the following issue
java.lang.ClassCastException: org.exoplatform.services.rest.impl.RuntimeDelegateImpl cannot be cast to org.jboss.resteasy.spi.ResteasyProviderFactory
RESTEasy cannot be used to deploy JAX-RS resources that are to be integrated into the portal kernel/container.
The best way to make this work is to follow the directions in this knowledgebase solution: How can I add a JAX-RS resource to the GateIn/eXo portal context in JPP 6.x?.
If you must package your JAX-RS resource in a .war, then you need to disable the JAX-RS subsystem from your deployment so RESTEasy does not automatically try to deploy your resource outside of the eXo container.
<jboss-deployment-structure xmlns="urn:jboss:deployment-structure:1.2"> <deployment> <exclude-subsystems> <subsystem name="jaxrs"/> </exclude-subsystems> </deployment> </jboss-deployment-structure>
- Behind the scenes, eXo simply takes all JAX-RS resources found in the set of portal components and that implement
org.exoplatform.services.rest.resource.ResourceContainerand adds them to the set of resources returned in its own
javax.ws.rs.core.Application1. Therefore you cannot use a separate JAX-RS implementation to deploy your resource than what eXo uses since eXo is actually deploying your resource in the same JAX-RS application as all the other portal resources.
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