O'Reilly logo

Pure CORBA by Fintan Bolton

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

The Initialization Service

When a CORBA application starts up, it must get references to a basic set of initial objects, for example the ORB, the object adapter, and the naming service. The CORBA standard defines the CORBA initialization service to take care of this task.

At the beginning of every CORBA application, you will see the initialization service being used to initialize the ORB. It is a simple service that declares just a few associated operations, given in Table 6.3.

Table 6.3. Initialization Service Operations
Operation NameDescription
CORBA::ORB_init()Return an object reference to the CORBA::ORB object.
CORBA::ORB::resolve_initial_references()Return an object reference to the named service.
CORBA::ORB::list_initial_services()Return a ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required