AOP@Work, Enhance design patterns with AspectJ, Part 2

Enable transparent composition and code-level reuse of complex patterns

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Nicholas Lesiecki

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: May 17, 2005

Nicholas Lesiecki continues his discussion of the benefits of implementing design patterns with aspect-oriented techniques with this in-depth study of the Observer pattern. In this article of the AOP@Work series, he illustrates how AspectJ allows complex patterns to be converted into reusable base aspects, thus enabling framework authors to supply prebuilt libraries of patterns for developers to exploit.

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ArticleTitle=AOP@Work: Enhance design patterns with AspectJ, Part 2