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Class java.net.InetAddress

Documentation changed from old to new.

Change from final to non-final.

Added Methods
InetAddress getByAddress(byte[]) Returns an InetAddress object given the raw IP address .
InetAddress getByAddress(String, byte[]) Create an InetAddress based on the provided host name and IP address No name service is checked for the validity of the address.
String getCanonicalHostName() Gets the fully qualified domain name for this IP address.
boolean isAnyLocalAddress() Utility routine to check if the InetAddress in a wildcard address.
boolean isLinkLocalAddress() Utility routine to check if the InetAddress is an link local address.
boolean isLoopbackAddress() Utility routine to check if the InetAddress is a loopback address.
boolean isMCGlobal() Utility routine to check if the multicast address has global scope.
boolean isMCLinkLocal() Utility routine to check if the multicast address has link scope.
boolean isMCNodeLocal() Utility routine to check if the multicast address has node scope.
boolean isMCOrgLocal() Utility routine to check if the multicast address has organization scope.
boolean isMCSiteLocal() Utility routine to check if the multicast address has site scope.
boolean isSiteLocalAddress() Utility routine to check if the InetAddress is a site local address.
 

Changed Methods
InetAddress[] getAllByName(String) Documentation changed from old to new.
Given the name of a host returns an array of its IP addresses based on the configured name service on the system.
InetAddress getByName(String) Documentation changed from old to new.
Determines the IP address of a host given the host's name.
String getHostAddress() Documentation changed from old to new.
Returns the IP address string in textual presentation.
String getHostName() Documentation changed from old to new.
Gets the host name for this IP address.
InetAddress getLocalHost() Documentation changed from old to new.
Returns the local host.
boolean isMulticastAddress() Documentation changed from old to new.
Utility routine to check if the InetAddress is an IP multicast address.
String toString() Documentation changed from old to new.
Converts this IP address to a String.