> I think my original question was not clear. I want the server to be
> able to obtain the IP address of the client calling the RPC method. I
> want to be able to get this information from within the RPC method
> itself. Right now, I don't think it is possible with the current way
> things are implemented. Other then userpassword (via
> AuthenticatedXmlRpcHandler, or ContextXmlRpcHandler) no information
> about the underlying transport is available at the RpcMethod layer.
Understood. The easiest possibility to record this is implementing an
own servlet, that writes these details into a ThreadLocal variable,
before invoking the XmlRpc stuff.