Provides the classes for implementing networking applications.
Defines channels, which represent connections to entities that are capable of performing I/O operations, such as files and sockets; defines selectors, for multiplexed, non-blocking I/O operations.
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The multicast datagram socket class is useful for sending and receiving IP multicast packets.
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Retrieves a datagram socket associated with this channel.
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