Atom Skaa ska Hic Atom Skaa ska Hic - 3 months ago 24
Java Question

UNIX Domain Socket in Java

I see these threads UNIX socket implementation for Java? and

The second link says that Java already supports UNIX Domain Socket. If that's true what class do I need to implement from Java?.

From the first link, it says that Java does not support UNIX Domain Socket. If you need UNIX Domain Socket you must use a 3rd-party library.

So, which is it?


Java cannot create or access Unix Domain Sockets without using a 3rd party (native) library. The last comment on the second link above mentions this.

The first link has some good (and correct) information on it.