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JavaEE 6 - Timer

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Hi,
I am trying to make Java EE 6 timer work and I have got a few questions:
how does it react in cluster? When node A starts timer, what would node B do? Would node B start another timer or would it detect that the timer is already running?
also what happens when cluster crashes and re-starts? Would both nodes start the timer or only one node?

thanks a lot
  • 1. Re: JavaEE 6 - Timer
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    I guess you'll have different JVM's in your cluster setup, so i don't think timer A will know anything from timer B.
    To be honest, i don't know if both JVM's can be kept synchronized in such that you can deal with the same timers.

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