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The technique outlined here will not completely replace an UDDI registry, but can help you to have a centralized place where the locations of services can be configured etc. The idea is to use the Oasis XML Catalog technology that is supported by JAX-WS.
- All WSDL and XML schema URIs are configured to point to a servlet endpoint.
- You implement a servlet that resolves the incoming requests for WSDL and XML schema documents and either returns data (WSDL or XML schema) or forwards to appropriate destination.