Re: What factory do I use?

=?ISO-8859-1?Q?Arne_Vajh=F8j?= <>
Tue, 05 Jan 2010 21:18:00 -0500
On 05-01-2010 10:16, laredotornado wrote:

On Jan 4, 7:04 pm, Arne Vajh?j<> wrote:

On 04-01-2010 16:24, laredotornado wrote:

I'm writing some JUnit (4.3) tests on a Java 1.5 VM. I'm trying to
add a JNDI reference for an EJB service running locally. So far, I

                    Hashtable<String, String> env = new Hashtable<String, String>();
                    Context initialContext = new InitialContext(env);

However, I'm getting a ClassNotFoundException for the class
"com.sun.enterprise.naming.SerialInitContextFactory". My question is,
does each JVM have a standard factory it uses for the initial context,
and where would I find such a class? (I just cut-and-pasted the
example from another site, so I'm not surpised it threw an exception).

You always need to have the JNDI implementation classes in classpath.

They are usually in a jar file that comes with your application server.

Some googling indicates that for Glassfish it is appserv-rt.jar !

My application server is Resin 3.0.19. With regards to the JNDI
implementation classes, how do I figure out what those are, and thus
be able to search for the JAR file to include in my classpath?

I know practically nothing about Resin and EJB's.

If I am to guess then you have not configured the JNDI lookup
properly so it is looking for the SUN default classes instead
of the Resin Hessian ones.

Maybe these links can help:


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