ToolTalk User's Guide

ToolTalk Architecture

The following ToolTalk service components work together to provide inter-application communication and object information management:

The ToolTalk service uses the Remote Procedure Call (RPC) to communicate between these ToolTalk components.

Applications provide the ToolTalk service with process and object type information. This information is stored in an XDR format file, which is referred to as the ToolTalk Types Database in this manual.