Difference between Java socket programming and C++ socket programming?

Posted on 2009-04-30
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
Could anyone give me a brief overview of the difference in TCP/IP socket progamming between Java and C++? C++ is good for TCP/IP socket programming, it has send() and recv()  to send and receive data via socket.

But in java, seems there is no such send and recv actions? Seems it's done through Open an input stream and output stream to the socket?

Thanks a lot for any detailed explanation (or links).
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