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Write text to Socket

In this example we shall show you how to write text to a Socket. To write text to a Socket one should perform the following steps: Get the output stream of the socket, using getOutputStream() API method of Socket. Create an OutputStreamWriter with the socket ouputstream. Create a BufferedWriter that uses a default-sized output buffer. Use write(String str) API method to ...

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Read text from Socket

With this example we are going to demonstrate how to read text from a Socket. A Socket is an endpoint for communication between two machines. In short, to read text from a socket you should: Get the socket input stream, using getInputStream() API method of Socket. Create a new BufferedReader, using a new InputStreamReader with the socket input stream. Use readLine() ...

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Send HTTP POST request with Socket

This is an example of how to send an HTTP POST request with a Socket. A socket is an endpoint for communication between two machines. Sending an HTTP POST request using a Socket implies that you should: Get the InetAddress of a specified host, using the host’s name, with getByName(String host) API method of InetAddress. Create a new Socket and connect ...

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Create client Socket with timeout

In this example we shall show you how to create a client Socket with timeout. A client socket is an endpoint for communication between two machines. To create a client socket with timeout one should perform the following steps: Get the InetAddress of a specified host, using the host’s name, with getByName(String host) API method of InetAddress. Create a new ...

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Create client Socket

With this example we are going to demonstrate how to create a client Socket in Java. In short, to create a socket and connect to a remote server you should : Define the Address of the server socket to connect to Define the specific port the server process running on the remote socket listens to Create a new socket and ...

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