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Reads bytes from socket and returns them as text.
|Component||Version||macOS||Windows||Server||FileMaker Cloud||FileMaker iOS SDK|
|SocketID||The socket ID received by Socket.Connect function.||$sock|
|length||Maximum number of bytes to read.||10|
|Encoding||The text encoding for result.
Default is native.
Possible encoding names: ANSI, ISO-8859-1, Latin1, Mac, Native, UTF-8, DOS, Hex, Base64 or Windows. More listed in the FAQ.
Returns text or error message.
DescriptionReads bytes from socket and returns them as text.
The text returned may be shorter than length bytes.
This function waits until a packet is complete (end byte received) and returns the text in the message.
Read up to 8 bytes and decode them from Windows text encoding into FileMaker:
Created 18th August 2014, last changed 12nd November 2015
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