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abalfazl hossein
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DataInputStream reads raw bytes from a stream and interprets them in various binary formats

What're raw bytes?
Jesper de Jong
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Bytes exactly as they are stored in the file, without any interpretation or translation, such as for example by making characters out of them using a character encoding (UTF-8, ISO-8859-1, ...).

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