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Anandh Ramesh
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Joined: Dec 15, 2004
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I would like to know how to implement named pipes in java. Any help is appreciated.


cheers,<br />Anandh
Joan Horta Tosas
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Joined: Feb 01, 2007
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Use normal file operations using the name of the pipe as the file (open, close, read...).
Anandh Ramesh
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Joined: Dec 15, 2004
Posts: 61

I do not understand... I am completely ignorant about named pipes, and would like info from how to declare them to how to use them in in inter-process communication.

Sorry for the inconvenience.

I agree. Here's the link:
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