Definitions

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  • noun computing A reusable software component written in Java.

Etymologies

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Java and bean (continuing the coffee association of the name).

Examples

  • Do you really want to go into a history of the JavaBean specification to the poor Python programmer who's vacationing in JavaLand so that they can understand this weird but expected behavior?

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  • Groovy makes it really easy to interact with Java objects, including those that follow the standard JavaBean specification for get and set methods to form properties.

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  • (I know that I've personally spent a lot of time chasing down typos in JavaBean getter/setter names.)

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  • There are a number of existing Java features that are declarative: marker interfaces, JMX naming conventions, and JavaBean properties are just some examples of declarative behavior in Java.

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  • With only simple XMLs and Java code in JavaBean format (really reusable Java classes) you can construct any J2EE business application in a very productive way.

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  • Simple JavaBean that holds the defaults specified at the level in a standard Spring XML bean definition document: default-lazy-init, default-autowire, etc

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  • For now, the only thing I've done is to run javap on a compiled JavaFX value object, and - as expected - I saw it's very different from a regular JavaBean.

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  • When DefaultPersistenceDelegate is responsible for encoding the JavaBean, it looks at all the available read / write properties and compares the existing values on the object being serialized against the values on the prototype instance.

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  • For example, they can see how downstream services are being used, what messages are sent on queues, details of Enterprise JavaBean

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  • For now, the only thing I've done is to run javap on a compiled JavaFX value object, and - as expected - I saw it's very different from a regular JavaBean.

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