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  25 
  26 package org.omg.CORBA;
  27 
  28 /**
  29  * A constant that signifies an "output" argument to an invocation,
  30  * meaning that the argument is being passed from the server to
  31  * the client.
  32  * <code>ARG_OUT.value</code> is one of the possible values used
  33  * to indicate the direction in
  34  * which a parameter is being passed during a dynamic invocation
  35  * using the Dynamic Invocation Interface (DII).
  36  * <P>
  37  * The code fragment below shows a typical usage:
  38  * <PRE>
  39  *  ORB orb = ORB.init(args, null);
  40  *  org.omg.CORBA.NamedValue nv = orb.create_named_value(
  41  *        "argumentIdentifier", myAny, org.omg.CORBA.ARG_OUT.value);
  42  * </PRE>
  43  *
  44  * @see     org.omg.CORBA.NamedValue
  45  * @since   JDK1.2
  46  */
  47 public interface ARG_OUT {
  48 
  49 /**
  50  * The constant value indicating an output argument.
  51  */
  52   int value = 2;
  53 }