Returning user requested variables with Spring

When implementing a REST API, you may want to provide flexibility for users about filtering the content based on their requests. when requesting GET /movies/1 and when user sets fields, GET /movies/1?fields=year,subject,director the result would be Implementation of this behavior is very similar to my previous tutorial about Role Based Content in Spring. I’m using […]

Returning role based content in Spring Rest Controller

When implementing a rest backend, you may be looking for a way to hide the variables of an entity based on the logged in user’s role. Here’s a sample entity. Movie It has id, year, length, title, subject, actor, actress, director variables. And in my application, I have two user roles which are admin and […]