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Returning map / list with axis ws

jaki jane
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Joined: Aug 04, 2008
Posts: 11
Hi all,

I have an axis WS client calling a remote ejb3 web service as below:


Thought it throws no error, the returned Map / List never has any contents in them. Also, if instead of setReturnClass I try to use setReturnType(org.apache.axis.Constants.XSD_ANY) it gives me the below error:

could not find deserializer for type {http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema}any
Ulf Dittmer
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Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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Have you looked at the SOAP that gets transmitted? You can use a tool like SOAPUI. In general, I would avoid using Java classes as return types that have no type mapping using XML Schema (like any kind of Map). You may have to write a custom serializer/deserializer for that.


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