Interface LayeredSocketFactory

    • Method Detail

      • createSocket createSocket​( socket,
                                     java.lang.String host,
                                     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
        host - the host name/IP
        port - the port on the 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