OutputStreamWriter

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An OutputStreamWriter is a bridge from character streams to byte streams: Characters written to it are encoded into bytes using a specified charset.
The charset that it uses may be specified by name or may be given explicitly, or the platform’s default charset may be accepted.
Each invocation of a write() method causes the encoding converter to be invoked on the given character(s).
The resulting bytes are accumulated in a buffer before being written to the underlying output stream. The size of this buffer may be specified, but by default it is large enough for most purposes.
Note: The characters passed to the write() methods are not buffered.