Object-by-Value status


Points of contact: Jeff Parsons Boris Kolpackov George Edwards

Last Update: 2004/08/24

Objects-by-Value (OBV) describes the new type, valuetype, introduced in CORBA 2.3
(Core: formal/02-12-06.pdf; Mapping to C++: formal/03-06-03.pdf).

The original TAO implementation was contributed by Torsten Kuepper, and has subsequently been enhanced and corrected by Jeff Parsons and George Edwards.

Valuetypes are similar to IDL structs extended with these capabilities:

Valuetypes have the following uses:

Current status:

Known issues:

Back to TOC