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Thread vs Fiber for Request Scope

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#1 snowleopard



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Posted 27 May 2014 - 05:54 PM



I need to put a value in a request scope so that it is generated and consumed within the request itself. 

There are two places I can think of putting that value in: ThreadLocal or FiberLocal.

To me it seems that two requests can never be served in same fiber/thread at the same time. Hence if I have a value that I want to put in request scope, either one should be fine. Is my explanation correct ?

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Posted 27 May 2014 - 08:41 PM

I'm not sure what you mean by "request scope", but it's correct that no two requests can be served at the same time.


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