Instance Method

init

Initializes the receiver as a local TCP/IP socket of type SOCK_STREAM.

Declaration

- (instancetype)init;

Return Value

An initialized local TCP/IP socket port of type SOCK_STREAM.

Discussion

The port number is selected by the system.

See Also

Creating Instances

- initWithTCPPort:

Initializes the receiver as a local TCP/IP socket of type SOCK_STREAM, listening on a specified port number.

- initWithProtocolFamily:socketType:protocol:address:

Initializes the receiver as a local socket with the provided arguments.

- initWithProtocolFamily:socketType:protocol:socket:

Initializes the receiver with a previously created local socket.

- initRemoteWithTCPPort:host:

Initializes the receiver as a TCP/IP socket of type SOCK_STREAM that can connect to a remote host on a specified port.

- initRemoteWithProtocolFamily:socketType:protocol:address:

Initializes the receiver as a remote socket with the provided arguments.