CDI 1.1 progress - yet another Early Draft
By alexismp on Oct 20, 2011
While a hot topic it seems, XML configuration for CDI has not yet made it into the current specification.
Other yet-to-be-addressed features as well as other Java EE 7 areas worth tracking are listed on Pete's blog entry.
Java EE 7 is really under heavy development and bleeding edge connoisseurs are probably getting excited.