Originally posted by Rusty Smythe:
Based upon this guide, you would put all of your query results into the request scope.
I *do not* want to requery the database (not even partial result set queries for pages/page-subsets) as the user pages paging through these potentially up-to-500 results (this is not an option, sorry).
At this juncture some EJB adepts might suggest "stateful session EJBs" are the solution, but I would prefer to avoid EJB altogether if possible. Maybe that's really the most natural approach though?