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bksella sella
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Joined: Jul 31, 2003
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I get a java.lang.ClassCastException: Cannot narrow remote object to cm
p.EmployeeHome at line marked : "1". Can u help me out in solving this problem. I am running this under wls8.1.
private EmployeeHome lookupHome() {
try {
ctx = getInitialContext();
Object obj = ctx.lookup("EMPLOYEEHOME");
1:----------home = (EmployeeHome) PortableRemoteObject.narrow(obj, EmployeeHome.class);
} catch (NamingException ne) {
System.out.println("In lookupHome() : " + ne);
return home;
private Context getInitialContext() throws NamingException {
Properties properties = null;
try {
properties = new Properties();
properties.put(Context.PROVIDER_URL, "t3://localhost:7001");
} catch (Exception e) {
System.out.println("In getInitialContext() : " + e);
return new InitialContext(properties);
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subject: ClassCastException.
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