> i am new to restlet, just started exploring on this. please
> tell me
> the use of Finder class in restlet. how is it different from Router
Finders and Routers are both types of Restlets. A Router maps from a
URI to some (singleton) Restlet. A Finder is a Restlet which
instantiates (non-singleton) Resource instances to handle incoming
To put it another way*, a Router points to a Finder and a Finder
points to a Resource.
*This is a simplification -- a Router can point to any kind of
Restlet, not just Finders.