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6.1.5 Sockets.AbstractSocket: accessing

address
Answer an IP address that is of common interest (this can be either the local or the remote address, according to the definition in the subclass).


available
Answer whether there is data available on the socket. Same as #canRead, present for backwards compatibility.


canRead
Answer whether there is data available on the socket.


canWrite
Answer whether there is free space in the socket's write buffer.


close
Close the socket represented by the receiver.


flush
Flush any buffers used by the receiver.


isOpen
Answer whether the connection between the receiver and the remote endpoint is still alive.


isPeerAlive
Answer whether the connection with the peer remote machine is still valid.


localAddress
Answer the local IP address of the socket.


localPort
Answer the local IP port of the socket.


port
Answer an IP port that is of common interest (this can be the port for either the local or remote endpoint, according to the definitions in the subclass


remoteAddress
Answer the IP address of the socket's remote endpoint.


remotePort
Answer the IP port of the socket's remote endpoint.