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hi,
I want to read a text file from URL,
how can I do it ?
thanks
 
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You can follow this steps:
Create your proper URL instance: URL target=new URL(the_file_address);
Make an URLConnection urlc=New URLConnection(myURL);
Get the text file as a stream you can read/save/etc... with
urlc.getInputStream();
You can also get the same InputStream from your URL instance with openStream().
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I do what you told me,
but it goes error:
java.net.NoRouteToHostException: No route to host: connect
at java.net.PlainSocketImpl.socketConnect(Native Method)
at java.net.PlainSocketImpl.doConnect(PlainSocketImpl.java:295)
at java.net.PlainSocketImpl.connectToAddress(PlainSocketImpl.java:161)
at java.net.PlainSocketImpl.connect(PlainSocketImpl.java:148)
at java.net.Socket.connect(Socket.java:425)
at java.net.Socket.connect(Socket.java:375)
 
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Show us your code...
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I've made a code sample:

hope this helps
Rene
 
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You get this error messages because you are doing something wrong, take a look at how Rene uses the URL, URLConnection classes in the example above.
Check you write the address properly (http://...)
 
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