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RMI server timeout
Joined: Feb 27, 2006
Sep 12, 2006 04:17:00
Is there any property in rmi, so that the server time out is set to infinity? Also, is the remote object garbage collected after a time period? I dont want the remote object to be garbage collected.
My application, is a print server. I want the print server to be alive at all times.Irrespective of whether there are clients connected to it or not.
[ September 12, 2006: Message edited by: Nousheen Mirza ]
Joined: Sep 19, 2005
Sep 12, 2006 06:14:00
There have been may discussions on the Server exiting. Search through the forums.
It comes down to keeping a live reference to your impl class so it isn't garbage collected and keeping your main() that you used to start the server from exiting. (generally with a wait() forever)
Ed's latest article: A Java Parallel Calamity
It is sorta covered in the
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