3.2.3 Text Input3.2.2.2 Standard Input3.2 Streams and Files3.2.3.1 Character Streams

3.2.3 Text Input

High-level text input in Java is based on character streams rather than byte streams. In order to get this functionality for a byte stream like System.in, we thus have to convert it to a character stream.


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3.2.3 Text Input3.2.2.2 Standard Input3.2 Streams and Files3.2.3.1 Character Streams