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Socket programming and networking examples in Java.

  1. Reading from a Socket

    by , 04-25-2012 at 10:29 PM
    Obtain InputStream for reading from Java Socket. This is done as following:
    Java Code:
    Socket socket = new Socket("jenkov.com", 80);
    InputStream in = socket.getInputStream();
    
    int data = in.read();
    //... read more data...
    
    in.close();
    socket.close();
    Pretty simple, right?

    This shall be noticed that one canít read always from the InputStream of Socket till -1 is returned, as it could be done while a file ...
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