It is responsibility of the Container to restore the following during ejbPassivate / ejbActivate mechanism. Container is free to use any technique : (In case u have not patented them
Ref to home and component interfaces, a ref to session context, jndi, user transaction, resource manager connection factory reference.
Do take a look @ object substitution features of the Java Serialization protocol. This states how to serialize an object even though it does not implement java.io.Serializable.
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Hey Ranchers, Thanks for you help. I guess I now understand passivation better . Nishant, regarding patenting, I will for sure inform you when I plan to have one .