The rmi: component binds Exchanges to the RMI protocol (JRMP).
Since this binding is just using RMI, normal RMI rules still apply regarding what methods can be invoked. This component supports only Exchanges that carry a method invocation from an interface that extends the Remote interface. All parameters in the method should be either Serializable or Remote objects.
Maven users will need to add the following dependency to their pom.xml for this component:
You can append query options to the URI in the following format, ?option=value&option=value&...
To call out to an existing RMI service registered in an RMI registry, create a route similar to the following:
To bind an existing camel processor or service in an RMI registry, define an RMI endpoint as follows:
Note that when binding an RMI consumer endpoint, you must specify the Remote interfaces exposed.
In XML DSL you can do as follows from Camel 2.7 onwards: