Socket Help

Richard Gaskin ambassador at fourthworld.com
Sun Apr 5 15:55:53 EDT 2020


Bob Sneidar wrote:

 > I am creating a client/server socket based app and I am trying to
 > develop both the client and server on the same workstation, and I
 > am having difficulty. I *think* the issue is that the client and
 > server cannot both be on the same system, but I’m not entirely sure.
 > I’m asking the system to listen and also talk on the same port.
 >
 > Anyone have any insight into this?

Hard to say without seeing the code, but my-go recommendation is, when 
in doubt review this excellent sockets example:

http://lessons.livecode.com/m/4071/l/12924-how-to-communicate-with-other-applications-using-sockets

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  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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