Configuring J2EE RI Client Applications with deploytool
All J2EE RI clients must be added as client applications to an EAR file and deployed in the same manner as EJBs. The example case study simply adds the client applications to the same EAR file as the Session beans.
The Agency case study client application is a Swing GUI client with dialog tabs for customers advertising jobs, applicants registering for jobs, administrators configuring locations and skills and database table debugging. The supplied agency.ear example for the Day 5 exercises already includes a partially configured Agency client called AllClients.
When creating a client application you will need to include all of the classes for the client together with the home and remote interface ...