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defining url connection time out ?

 
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i need to time out if reading input from connection takes more than specified time eg more than 30 secs i would like to time out
thanks in advance ..

public class URLConnectionReader {
public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
URL yahoo = new URL("http://www.yahoo.com/");
URLConnection yc = yahoo.openConnection();
BufferedReader in = new BufferedReader(
new InputStreamReader(
yc.getInputStream()));
String inputLine;

while ((inputLine = in.readLine()) != null)
System.out.println(inputLine);
in.close();
}
}
 
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If you're lucky enough to be using Java 5.0 or higher, the URLConnection has methods setConnectionTimeout and setReadTimeout. Those have been added in Java 5.0 (and it was about time too).
 
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thanks for the reply.i was looking at old version of java.
 
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