[Pipet Devel] XML-RPC

A.J. Rossini rossini at biostat.washington.edu
Wed Jul 12 15:50:13 EDT 2000

    JvK> Just a small note on 'corba & security' : I didn't say corba
    JvK> is secure, I said we need a security mechanism, implemented
    JvK> by corba. But the actual security has nothing to do with
    JvK> corba. Corba just gives the option to do thing right.

That is correct.  There are ways to achieve comparable methods (SSL,
etc) with the other approaches, however they aren't (and there aren't)
"standards".  I believe there is a freely usable CORBA-security
implementation; I'll have to look up my mail archives for the exact

(currently, I've done most of my work/experiments with Java/ORBacus,
but have looked at Orbit/PyOrbit for various reasons).


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