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Blog Archive for emcmanus during January 2007

My colleague Nick Stephen has written an excellent and detailed article about Virtual MBeans. This is one of the features we are looking at adding in JSR 255. Nick shows why the feature is interesting, and how you can implement it today using the MBeanServerBuilder hook from the JMX API.
In my last entry, I mentioned that I had reimplemented the RMI registry portably, before discovering that there was a much simpler solution to the security problem I was addressing. Here's the reimplementation for what it's worth. It allows you to go further than the socket factory hack. And if you ever need to understand gory details of the RMI protocol, this...