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remote import statements

Ram Mohan
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Joined: Jan 19, 2004
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i was just wondering if you could use some import statements that actually import classes / packages from remote sites....i know rmi is the answer for this, but i seriously would think a statement like
would make a lot of sense since you don't need to manually download the package onto your computer....imagine moving the same program amongst different sites in a production environment, you would need to keep shifting the package & this would really hamper development....
thanks in advance

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Joe Ess

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Sounds like Java Web Start

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