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Weld Setup

Weld can be used to add support for CDI (Contexts and Dependency Injection) to Servlets, Listeners and Filters. It is easily configured with Jetty 9.

Weld Setup

The easiest way to configure weld is within the jetty distribution itself:

  1. Enable the startup module called "cdi".

  2. Ensure your WEB-INF/web.xml contains the following:

That should be it so when you start up your jetty distribution with the webapp you should see output similar to the following (providing your logging is the default configuration):

2015-06-18 12:13:54.924:INFO::main: Logging initialized @485ms
2015-06-18 12:13:55.231:INFO:oejs.Server:main: jetty-9.3.1-SNAPSHOT
2015-06-18 12:13:55.264:INFO:oejdp.ScanningAppProvider:main: Deployment monitor [file:///tmp/cdi-demo/webapps/] at interval 1
2015-06-18 12:13:55.607:WARN:oeja.AnnotationConfiguration:main: ServletContainerInitializers: detected. Class hierarchy: empty
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:55 PM org.jboss.weld.environment.servlet.EnhancedListener onStartup
INFO: WELD-ENV-001008: Initialize Weld using ServletContainerInitializer
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:55 PM org.jboss.weld.bootstrap.WeldStartup <clinit>
INFO: WELD-000900: 2.2.9 (Final)
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:55 PM org.jboss.weld.environment.servlet.deployment.WebAppBeanArchiveScanner scan
WARN: WELD-ENV-001004: Found both WEB-INF/beans.xml and WEB-INF/classes/META-INF/beans.xml. It's not portable to use both locations at the same time. Weld is going to use file:/tmp/jetty-
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:55 PM org.jboss.weld.bootstrap.WeldStartup startContainer
INFO: WELD-000101: Transactional services not available. Injection of @Inject UserTransaction not available. Transactional observers will be invoked synchronously.
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:55 PM org.jboss.weld.interceptor.util.InterceptionTypeRegistry <clinit>
WARN: WELD-001700: Interceptor annotation class javax.ejb.PostActivate not found, interception based on it is not enabled
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:55 PM org.jboss.weld.interceptor.util.InterceptionTypeRegistry <clinit>
WARN: WELD-001700: Interceptor annotation class javax.ejb.PrePassivate not found, interception based on it is not enabled
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:56 PM org.jboss.weld.bootstrap.MissingDependenciesRegistry handleResourceLoadingException
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:56 PM org.jboss.weld.environment.servlet.WeldServletLifecycle findContainer
INFO: WELD-ENV-001002: Container detection skipped - custom container class loaded: org.jboss.weld.environment.jetty.JettyContainer.
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:56 PM org.jboss.weld.environment.jetty.JettyContainer initialize
INFO: WELD-ENV-001200: Jetty 7.2+ detected, CDI injection will be available in Servlets and Filters. Injection into Listeners should work on Jetty 9.1.1 and newer.
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:56 PM org.jboss.weld.environment.servlet.Listener contextInitialized
INFO: WELD-ENV-001006: org.jboss.weld.environment.servlet.EnhancedListener used for ServletContext notifications
Jun 18, 2015 12:13:56 PM org.jboss.weld.environment.servlet.EnhancedListener contextInitialized
INFO: WELD-ENV-001009: org.jboss.weld.environment.servlet.Listener used for ServletRequest and HttpSession notifications
2015-06-18 12:13:56.535:INFO:oejsh.ContextHandler:main: Started o.e.j.w.WebAppContext@6574b225{/cdi-webapp,file:///tmp/jetty-,AVAILABLE}{/cdi-webapp.war}
2015-06-18 12:13:56.554:INFO:oejs.ServerConnector:main: Started ServerConnector@7112f81c{HTTP/1.1,[http/1.1]}{}
2015-06-18 12:13:56.587:INFO:oejus.SslContextFactory:main: x509={} wild={} alias=null for SslContextFactory@3214ee6(file:///tmp/cdi-demo/etc/keystore,file:///tmp/cdi-demo/etc/keystore)
2015-06-18 12:13:56.821:INFO:oejs.ServerConnector:main: Started ServerConnector@69176a9b{SSL,[ssl, http/1.1]}{}
2015-06-18 12:13:56.822:INFO:oejs.Server:main: Started @2383ms

For use with the jetty-maven-plugin, the best idea is to make the org.jboss.weld.servlet:weld-servlet artifact a plugin dependency (not a webapp dependency), then follow step 2 above.

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