A CORBA ORB (used with Gnome)
ORBit is a lightweight CORBA ORB originally designed for use with
the Gnome project.
Code for an ORB written in C will spontaneously evolve here.
ORBit is part of the GNU project, and is a GNU program. For more
information on the Free Software Foundation and GNU, visit
The ORBit web page is currently at http://www.labs.redhat.com/orbit/
Please send bug reports to email@example.com and/or the AUTHORS.
Read 'NEWS', 'TODO', and 'docs/*' if you're bored.
Starting in version 0.5.0-5, if no /etc/orbitrc file is found, one
will be created which disables tcp. If you are merely running Gnome
on a single workstation, this is probably what you want. If you were
using tcp to share remote objects with ORBit, you can edit (or remove)
If you already had a /etc/orbitrc file, the default file was not
created when you installed this package. If y
Jul 06, 1999:
ORBit 0.4.91 prerelease
. Bug fixes.
. Implement CORBA_Object_is_a().
Jun 10, 1999:
ORBit 0.4.90 prerelease
. New IDL compiler (fixes some bugs, probably causes others)
. Bug fixes:
Non-blocking-fds patch from Owen.
Handle some errors better in servers, by actually returning an exception.
Automatically mark outgoing connections as authenticated.
Speed up libIIO
orbit (0.5.0-5) frozen unstable; urgency=medium
* Postinst for liborbit0 creates default /etc/orb
If you want to work on one of these items, please let orbit-list or me
<firstname.lastname@example.org> know and
This whole saga started by Dick Porter <email@example.com> and Elliot Lee
This package was debianized by Jim Pick firstname.lastname@example.org on
Sat, 14 Mar 1998 20:12:23 -0800.
Browse inside orbit_0.5.0-5.deb