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(Pipe)Advertisement is *not* Serializable?

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enygma2002
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Joined: 2008-12-22

Why doesn't Advertisement base class implement Serializable?

I want to send my PipeAdvertisement to other peers and I can't just send the pipeAdv object. I have to send only its ID in String format and then re create the pipeAdv on the other side.

Any particular reason why this is not supported?

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iiggoorr
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Joined: 2008-09-22

Hi,
Well i can't replay you whay Advertisement doesn't implement seriazible ,
but there is a workaround.

You can easily create document representing your advertisement, and then you can use getStream, or sendToStream.

On the other end you can use BinaryDocument to recreate the document.

BTW, i haven't tested this, but I think it should work.