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Question about Channels and Activators technology

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 16, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework
I have a regarding Channels in .Net I have a server application that do some hard work and allows client application to get objects through IPC. Client application get objects from server using Activator.GetObject() function. Evetything works OK now, but i do not understand one thing. Allow me to show some code: System.Collections.Hashtable properties = new System.Collections.Hashtable(); BinaryServerFormatterSinkProvider serverProv = new BinaryServerFormatterSinkProvider(); BinaryClientFormatterSinkProvider clientProv = new BinaryClientFormatterSinkProvider(); // IPC registration string strPortName = "Client"; properties["name"] = strPortName; channel = new IpcChannel(properties, clientProv, serverProv); ChannelServices.RegisterChannel(channel, false); // get MyObject form Server string url = "ipc://Server/MyObject.rem"; MyObject myObjectFromServer = (MyObject)Activator.GetObject(typeof(MyObject), url); I do it the same way as above and my question is. Do I have to register my IPC channel in my Client application? If so, how it applies to IPC registered on my server and why I have to register it even if its name is different?

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