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Does anyone know what code to use (MIDP 1.0 preferably) to check for internet connectivity on a Nokia or Sony Ericsson phone before trying make an HTTP connection?

When I use the following code, an exception is never thrown when I have my handset's internet connection turned off:


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Try to request the result code or to open the input stream. From my experience the phone does not try to establish connection before you call getResponseCode or getInputStream.
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