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Portlet calling an EJB

Dharmesh Chheda
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Joined: May 08, 2001
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Hello all
How can i call an EJB from a portlet. As known a portlet is installed as a war file which after installation becomes an enterprise applicaiton.
But i want my portlet to call an EJB .. how should i package the ejb-jar with the portlet?
i am using WebSphere Portal Server 4.1
please help

regards,<br />Dharmesh Chheda
Kyle Brown
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Joined: Aug 10, 2001
Posts: 3892
Strange but true...
Include the EJB-JAR file in the "lib" directory of your WAR file. Then you can use the EJB classes from your Servlets, JSP's and Portlets.

Kyle Brown, Author of Persistence in the Enterprise and Enterprise Java Programming with IBM Websphere, 2nd Edition
See my homepage at for other WebSphere information.
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