Source for java.rmi.Remote

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  38: package java.rmi;
  40: /**
  41:  * Marker interface for interfaces which methods are invokable
  42:  * from outside of this virtual machine through remote method calls.
  43:  * <p>
  44:  * Remote invokable methods of remote object implementations are specified
  45:  * as the methods defined in the implemented remote interfaces. Typically 
  46:  * remote object implementations are subclasses of the convenience classes 
  47:  * {@link java.rmi.server.UnicastRemoteObject} or 
  48:  * {@link java.rmi.activation.Activatable} implementing one or more remote
  49:  * interfaces indicating their remotely accessible methods. The convenience
  50:  * classes provide implementations for correct remote object creation, 
  51:  * hash, equals and toString methods.
  52:  * </p>
  53:  * 
  54:  * @author unknown
  55:  */
  56: public interface Remote {
  57:   // marker interface
  58: }