Have you ever needed a network interface’s hardware address, but had to resort to executing an external program to obtain this information because Java did not provide the appropriate API? Java SE 6 addresses this need and more by adding a variety of new networking features to Java:
Internationalized domain names
Lightweight HTTP server
SPNEGO HTTP authentication
KeywordsAuthentication Scheme Network Interface Input String Domain Name System Uniform Resource Identifier
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.