javax.microedition.io
Interface InputConnection

All Superinterfaces:
Connection
All Known Subinterfaces:
CommConnection, ContentConnection, ExtendedFileConnection, FileConnection, HttpConnection, HttpsConnection, HttpServerConnection, Operation, SecureConnection, SocketConnection, StreamConnection

public interface InputConnection
extends Connection

This interface defines the capabilities that an input stream connection must have.

Blocking Operations

This interface performs blocking Input and Output operations. An application will lock if an implementation of this interface opens a connection from within the main event thread. Prevent an application from locking by opening a connection from within a thread that is separate from the main event thread. SeeConnector for more information.


Method Summary
 DataInputStream openDataInputStream()
          Open and return a data input stream for a connection.
 InputStream openInputStream()
          Open and return an input stream for a connection.
 
Methods inherited from interface javax.microedition.io.Connection
close
 

Method Detail

openDataInputStream

public DataInputStream openDataInputStream()
                                    throws IOException
Open and return a data input stream for a connection.
Returns:
An input stream
Throws:
IOException - If an I/O error occurs

openInputStream

public InputStream openInputStream()
                            throws IOException
Open and return an input stream for a connection.
Returns:
An input stream
Throws:
IOException - If an I/O error occurs



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