gpaulus at stud.uni-frankfurt.de
Sat Dec 26 10:48:38 PST 1998
if you are interested in RMI you might have a look at Weblogic's RMI
They claim to have a drop-in RMI replacement which is more efficient and
faster then Sun's reference implementation.
I looked at RMI in JDK 1.1.3 or so because I thought it might be useful
design a distributed OODBMS. At that time I had the impression that
implementation is really limited if you want to allow a large number of
exported objects. Any client seems to open a socket connection for each
every exported object s/he is working with. For a small number of
that's OK but what if an application needs more then the available
ports and for some reason you cannot split the application between
Anyway, for the OODBMS (Jacob) I decided to implement a messenging
based on raw sockets.
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