You use the RMI tools and commands to create applications that interact over the web or with another network.
The following sections describe the RMI tools and commands:
rmic: You use the
rmiccompiler to generate stub and skeleton class files using the Java Remote Method Protocol (JRMP).
rmiregistry: You use the
rmiregistrycommand on UNIX-based systems to create and start a remote object registry on the specified port on the current host.
rmid: You use the
rmidcommand to start the activation system daemon that enables objects to be registered and activated in a Java Virtual Machine (JVM).
serialver: You use the
serialvercommand to return the
serialVersionUIDfor one or more classes in a form suitable for copying into an evolving class.