way to inform rev apps to get something from web server

Pierre Sahores psahores at free.fr
Sun Feb 15 17:11:20 EST 2009

Hi sims,

Perhaps can this help :


If yes, you just will have to connect your rev apps to the "web  
outside world" trough TCP sockets, each time an event you want to grab  

Have fun,
Pierre Sahores
mobile : 06 03 95 77 70

Le 15 févr. 09 à 21:16, Jim Sims a écrit :

> Here is what I want to do:
> Lets say I have a large number of rev apps that will go to a web  
> server and grab some data/image when told to do so (when given a  
> signal to do so).
> I could have these apps poll a text file or something on a web  
> server every so many minutes but I want a less 'bandwidth wasteful'   
> way to inform these apps to act.
> What is the best way to do this? UDP? TCP server/client? Something  
> else?
> What obstacles might I encounter?
> sims
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