Debugging applications involving RMI

When debugging applications involving RMI you need information on exceptions and properties settings, solutions to common problems, answers to frequently asked questions, and useful tools.

The list of exceptions that can occur when using RMI and their context is included in the RMI Specification document at:

Properties settings that are useful for tuning, logging, or tracing RMI servers and clients can be found at:

Solutions to some common problems and answers to frequently asked questions related to RMI and object serialization can be found at:

Network monitoring tools like netstat and tcpdump are useful for debugging RMI problems because they enable you to see the traffic at the network level.