Integrating Google Checkout With WebObjects

Written on February 8, 2007 at 11:04 pm

I’ve been spending days on this. I kept getting messages that the socket to the app was being closed, and I couldn’t find out why.

[2007-02-08 14:13:40 PST] <workerthread7> <wohttpio>: Unable to set socket timeout:Socket is closed  

Turns out that by calling InputSource(aRequest.contentInputStream()))

either jaxb, the xml parser, or the google code was closing the input stream returned by the request, which was closing the socket to the web server. Instead, I changed the code to InputSource(new

and it works fine.

I figured I’d post this note so that if someone else runs into this problem, they’d hopefully find a solution via a Google search.