Tuesday, October 25, 2005 10:09 AM
Henning and Vinoski call this the Pacific Ocean Problem
. Also see this interesting thread
, especially Henning's reply about using callbacks.
There's some useful detail and code available from Duncan Grisby's site, on the evictor pattern.
I recommend to people reading jguru to try comp.object.corba, especially if the questions are general CORBA issues like this rather than Java ORB implementation details. Further, there are many interesting threads and you will often get replies from experts such as Michi Henning, and folks from Iona and Borland.