Web services applications are deployed as OSGi bundles / Eclipse plug-ins. They run in the Lotus
® Expeditor runtime platform and require no extra special handling.
If you intend to deploy a Web service client and a Web service provider in the same runtime, ,two different mechanisms can be adopted to avoid any runtime conflicts within the OSGi framework.
- Export the service interface package from the Web service provider MANIFEST.MF and import the same package in the Web service client MANIFEST.MF
- Another option is to place the Web service client stub in a package that is different from the package of the Web service provider. Please refer to Creating Mobile Web Services clients for information on how to provide a different package name.
If your Web service provider or client needs to handle XML control characters, the data must not be encoded as a string or a runtime exception will occur. To allow your Web service provider or client to handle XML control characters, you must use a different encoding such as byte 
Parent topic: Mobile Web Services