Your problem is because you have forced your RMI services to 127.0.0.1.
In fact, you do not need to specify the IP and protocol of RMI registry. You can do this simply by:
Then, you can connect to the RMI server using both IP and hostname (if you can resolve the hostname by either DNS or network mapping file) Hope this help. Nick [ December 19, 2003: Message edited by: Nicholas Cheung ]