CallContexts and Direct Remoting

This topic is specific to a legacy technology that is retained for backward compatibility with existing applications and is not recommended for new development. Distributed applications should now be developed using the  Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).

This section describes the use of the CallContext class and dynamic publication.

In This Section

  • Using Call Context
    Describes the use of CallContext objects to share information between a remoting server and client.
  • Direct Remoting
    Describes the basic calls necessary to dynamically publish types or revoke publication.


  • System.Runtime.Remoting
    Provides classes and interfaces that allow developers to create and configure distributed applications.
  • Sinks and Sink Chains
    Describes the sink chain and how to modify the sink chain to extend the functionality of the basic remoting system.
  • Remoting Examples
    Contains several complete sample applications that use different elements of the remoting infrastructure.

Build Date: 2011-02-07