News: New and Enhanced Networking Features in J2SE 1.4

  1. The JavaTM 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SETM) 1.4 has introduced several new features and enhancements for Object Serialization, Remote Method Invocation (RMI), Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA), and networking in general. The new features and enhancements either address some changes in standard specifications such as CORBA, or improve the performance of existing features. This article gives an overview of the new features and enhancements.

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  2. I have been wondering on how to supress stack traces in remote exceptions. This article provided the answer.

    "In such cases, the implementation-specific system property sun.rmi.server.suppressStackTraces can be set to true to cause the server-side RMI runtime implementation to clear the stack traces of all exceptions thrown from the current virtual machine as the result of remote method invocations. "

  3. Anyone know when the major app server vendors plan to officially support 1.4?