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yeshwanth reddy
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Hi all,
Can you tell me what is a "value object" in design patters. Why is it used? I read about value object somewhere but dont remember where.


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Yashwanth
 
Mani Ram
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From the FAQ: Value Object
 
Srinivasa Raghavan
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I think Transfer objects are also called as Value object. Is it right ?
[ March 20, 2006: Message edited by: Srinivasa Raghavan ]
 
Mani Ram
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J2EE people named the Transfer Objects as Value Objects initially. Then they realized that the term Value Object already existed with a different meaning, so renamed their term as Transfer Objects.
 
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