Java Fast File Copy using NIO

Submitted by:Jhon Jhon

Date added:01 August, 2013

Category:Java

Example Java code for Fast File Copy using NIO

Tags: nio , copy

Code Snippet:

public static void fileCopy( File in, File out )
throws IOException
{
FileChannel inChannel = new FileInputStream( in ).getChannel();
FileChannel outChannel = new FileOutputStream( out ).getChannel();
try
{
// inChannel.transferTo(0, inChannel.size(), outChannel); // original -- apparently has trouble copying large files on Windows

// magic number for Windows, 64Mb - 32Kb)
int maxCount = (64 * 1024 * 1024) - (32 * 1024);
long size = inChannel.size();
long position = 0;
while ( position < size )
{
position += inChannel.transferTo( position, maxCount, outChannel );
}
}
finally
{
if ( inChannel != null )
{
inChannel.close();
}
if ( outChannel != null )
{
outChannel.close();
}
}
}
 
 

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