Socket stuff

Troy Rollins troy at
Mon Mar 18 12:19:00 EST 2002

On Monday, March 18, 2002, at 11:44 AM, JohnRule at wrote:

> When I connect to another Revolution application running on my other PC
> (using open socket between two computers), it will not work with a
> 'maintained' connection (i.e. just open a socket, and start 
> sending/receiving
> on that socket). I have to open 'with message', close, and then wait 
> for the
> other computer to tell me to send (with my message funtion). This is 
> the only
> way I can get this to there something special I need to do 
> for a
> 'maintained' connection? I do not have this problem with other 
> 'maintained'
> TCP socket connections for other net devices...only between computers.
> Is my concept wrong?

I haven't tried to do this in Revolution. Like you, I am using these 
functions to talk to non-computer devices, so I'm really not sure what 
to expect from Revolution in those cases. It would be interesting to 
know however...


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