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import static java.lang.annotation.ElementType.FIELD;
import static java.lang.annotation.ElementType.METHOD;
import static java.lang.annotation.ElementType.TYPE;
import static java.lang.annotation.RetentionPolicy.RUNTIME;
Specifies that a bean is application scoped.
While ApplicationScoped must be associated with the built-in application context required by the specification, third-party extensions are allowed to also associate it with their own context. Behavior described below is only related to the built-in application context.
The application scope is active:
The application context is shared between all servlet requests, web service invocations, EJB remote method invocations, EJB asynchronous method invocations, EJB timeouts and message deliveries to message-driven beans that execute within the same application.
The application context is destroyed when the application is shut down.
An event with qualifier @Initialized(ApplicationScoped.class) is fired when the application context is initialized and an event with qualifier @Destroyed(ApplicationScoped.class) when the application context is destroyed. The event payload is: