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  1. Network Byte Order and data formatting

    by , 04-25-2012 at 11:26 PM
    Before discussing Java Socket communication, a strong need is present to discuss the Network byte ordering issues. It is essential as the application and network usually do the interpretation of data is various ways. Network byte order is considered to be a standard way where network communication is done by the help of bytes ordering. Order is presented by it where bytes shall be written, when they are sent across networks. According to the byte order, higher bytes shall be written first and lower ...