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getCallerPrincipal in Managed Bean

Pasquale Imbemba

Joined: Feb 08, 2012
Posts: 5


in EJB I can use getCallerPrincipal() from javax.ejb.SessionContext; I wonder how to get this information when I just use JSF, i.e. from within a Managed Bean only?

I appreciate any help.


Pasquale Imbemba

Joined: Feb 08, 2012
Posts: 5

This will do the trick:

Tim Holloway
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Joined: Jun 25, 2001
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I usually put this kind of code in a special "JSFUtils" class in order to keep the bulk of the code framework-independent. But yes, that's the function you need.

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