What are Providers?
- Providers are a simply a way of extending and customizing the JAX-RS runtime
- Types of providers
- Entity providers: control the mapping of data representations (like XML, JSON, CSV) to their Java object equivalents.
- Context providers: control the context that resources can access via @Context annotations
- Exception providers: control the mapping of Java exceptions to a JAX-RS Response instance
- All providers must be identified by the @Provider annotation
- You can create your own providers – Filters and Interceptors are your own custom providers
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