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Handle SOAP Message

Shankar sanjay
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Joined: Sep 14, 2009
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I have a simple requirement, like

I have to receive attachments from SOAP message and save it in a local machine. I am not quite clear how to handle it in server side using jax-ws 2.0, can you please tell me where can i find a sample? i am using RAD 7.5

there are lot of example which tells how to send (client side) soap message with attachment, but i want to server side, how to receive at the server end.

Could you please provide some suggestion?

Sankar. S
Ivan Krizsan
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Joined: Oct 04, 2006
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If you want to handle SOAP messages with attachments on the server side, your endpoint implementation class should implement the interface with the generic type SOAPMessage. Example:

The invoke method will receive a parameter of the type SOAPMessage. Using SAAJ you can then retrieve the attachment(s) of the SOAP message.
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Vivek sri

Joined: Mar 03, 2008
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Hi Ivan,

Can we use SOAPHandler and SAAJ API to retrieve SOAP Attachment at server side?

Vivek Kumar
Ivan Krizsan
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Yes, that is also a viable approach!
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