When does receiveRenderServer: fail?

Scott Kovatch scott.kovatch at oracle.com
Wed Feb 8 09:30:02 PST 2012

On Feb 8, 2012, at 8:19 AM, Mike Swingler wrote:

> On Feb 8, 2012, at 8:14 AM, Scott Kovatch wrote:
>> Mike,
>> Under what conditions does [JRSRenderServer recieveRenderServer:] fail? In our automated tests this occasionally returns 0, so the embedded frame creation fails.
>> My guess is that the applet tag isn't quite right so the browser doesn't allocate a port for the remote connection, but I haven't looked into it at any depth yet.
> I don't know. Bino may have an idea.
> Does this only show up in automated testing? If so, what is kicking off the browser and Java processes? I hope this isn't just a side effect of being in the wrong bootstrap context.

So, the answer to my original question is "when you pass in nil." :-)

After some off-list discussion and some debugging I found that I have a race condition I need to work out. Sorry for the false alarm.

-- Scott K.

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