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Socket.WriteMLLP

Writes text to the socket.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Socket 3.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "Socket.WriteMLLP"; SocketID; Text { ; Encoding } )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
SocketID The socket ID received by Socket.Connect function. $sock
Text The text to send. "Hello World"
Encoding Optional
The text encoding for text parameter.
Default is native.
Possible encoding names: ANSI, Arabic-Mac, Arabic-Win, Baltic-Win, CentralEurope-Mac, ChineseSimp-Mac, ChineseSimp-Win, ChineseTrad-Mac, ChineseTrad-Win, Cyrillic-Mac, Cyrillic-Win, EasternEurope-Win, Greek-Mac, Greek-Win, Hebrew-Mac, Hebrew-Win, ISO-8859-1, ISO-8859-2, ISO-8859-3, ISO-8859-4, ISO-8859-5, ISO-8859-6, ISO-8859-7, ISO-8859-8, ISO-8859-9, ISO-8859-15, Korean-Johab, Korean-Mac, Korean-Win, Latin1, Mac, Native, ShiftJIS-Mac, ShiftJIS-Win, Turkish-Mac, Turkish-Win, UTF-8, DOS or Windows. Pass native to use the native encoding of the current platform.
"UTF8"

Result

Returns the number of bytes written or an error message.

Description

Writes text to the socket.
This function wraps the given text into a MLLP packet by adding start and end bytes.

Examples

Write something:

MBS( "Socket.WriteMLLP"; $sock; "Hello World" )

Write something with DOS text encoding:

MBS( "Socket.WriteMLLP"; $sock; "Umlauts: äöü"; "DOS" )

See also


Socket.WriteHex   -   Speech.AvailableVoices

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