How does one issue a request on an object that located in different network? We want to use the CORBA Naming Service and do not want to specify the server's IP address.

jeff currier

Most ORB implementations provide some means whereby a hostname in place of a hard IP address can be placed within the IOR. This is usually done to cope with things such as DHCP. On Iona one of the Parameters is IT_USE_HOSTNAME_IN_IOR