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Parameswaran Thangavel
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Joined: Mar 01, 2005
Posts: 485
Hi all
I am getting the below error when i tried to read the content form the byte[].
I am gettting the byte array from the services method (backend).



stacktrace:

java.io.StreamCorruptedException: invalid stream header
at java.io.ObjectInputStream.readStreamHeader(ObjectInputStream.java:737)
at java.io.ObjectInputStream.<init>(ObjectInputStream.java:253)
at com.cccis.interfaces.iatpa.reprocess.POC.PayLoad.payLoadClient.convertBytesToObjectMsg(payLoadClient.java:41)
at com.cccis.interfaces.iatpa.reprocess.POC.PayLoad.payLoadClient.main(payLoadClient.java:83)
Exception in thread "main"


Any idea??
Santhosh Kumar
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Joined: Nov 07, 2000
Posts: 242
ObjectInputStream is used to convert the set of bytes into object. It cannot convert any arbitrary set of bytes into an object. It has its own format. Usually you would use ObjectInputStream on stream which is created by ObjectOutputStream. So here the stream you are using (bArr) not in a format expected by ObjectInputStream.
 
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