Network.GetByName(String) Method

Definition

Operates the same as InetAddress.getByName except that host resolution is done on this network.

[Android.Runtime.Register("getByName", "(Ljava/lang/String;)Ljava/net/InetAddress;", "GetGetByName_Ljava_lang_String_Handler")]
public virtual Java.Net.InetAddress GetByName (string host);
abstract member GetByName : string -> Java.Net.InetAddress
override this.GetByName : string -> Java.Net.InetAddress

Parameters

host
String

the hostName to be resolved to an address or null.

Returns

InetAddress
Attributes

Exceptions

if the address lookup fails.

Remarks

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Applies to