Interface LayeredSchemeSocketFactory

    • Method Detail

      • createLayeredSocket createLayeredSocket​( socket,
                                            java.lang.String target,
                                            int port,
                                            boolean autoClose)
        Returns a socket connected to the given host that is layered over an existing socket. Used primarily for creating secure sockets through proxies.
        socket - the existing socket
        target - the name of the target host.
        port - the port to connect to on the target host
        autoClose - a flag for closing the underling socket when the created socket is closed
        Socket a new socket
        Throws: - if an I/O error occurs while creating the socket - if the IP address of the host cannot be determined