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.Net Remoting - Did something change from '2003 to '2005?

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I've been using Remoting in VB 2003 app's for a while now.

Over the last couple of days, I've been playing around, trying to use
Remoting to talk to a '2005 Windows Service.

If I set up the client with a configuration file ...

type="[-class-name-], [-assembly-name-]"
<channel ref="tcp" port="0"/>

.... everything works as expected; Remoted objects are loaded and run.

So why am I complaining?

Under VB '2003, I /didn't/ need to have any of this; I just added - in
code ...

Dim sURI As String _
= "tcp://localhost:[-port-]/[-uri-]"
Dim oPlugin As Plugin _
= DirectCast( RemotingServices.Connect( _
GetType(Plugin) _
, sURI _
Dim sRequest As String = ...
Dim sResult As String _
= oPlugin.Execute(sRequest)

If I try the above code (that /used/ to work; I have it in loads of
client applications), I get a connection to the service (if I kill the
service, I get the "connection forcibly closed" exception in the client)
but the remoted objects never get loaded or executed.

Any ideas?

Phill W.
Aug 2 '07 #1
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