javax.management.remote

Interface JMXConnectorProvider

Known Implementing Classes:
ClientProvider, ClientProvider

public interface JMXConnectorProvider

A provider for creating JMX API connector clients using a given protocol. Instances of this interface are created by JMXConnectorFactory as part of its newJMXConnector method.
Since:
1.5

Method Summary

JMXConnector
newJMXConnector(JMXServiceURL serviceURL, Map environment)
Creates a new connector client that is ready to connect to the connector server at the given address.

Method Details

newJMXConnector

public JMXConnector newJMXConnector(JMXServiceURL serviceURL,
                                    Map environment)
            throws IOException
Creates a new connector client that is ready to connect to the connector server at the given address. Each successful call to this method produces a different JMXConnector object.
Parameters:
serviceURL - the address of the connector server to connect to.
environment - a read-only Map containing named attributes to determine how the connection is made. Keys in this map must be Strings. The appropriate type of each associated value depends on the attribute.
Returns:
a JMXConnector representing the new connector client. Each successful call to this method produces a different object.
Throws:
NullPointerException - if serviceURL or environment is null.
IOException - if the connection cannot be made because of a communication problem.