Gprs_start()

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Description:

API procedure, starts the PPP login/configuration process.

Syntax:

function gprs_start(byref at_dt_command_param as string, byref apn as string) as en_gprs_status_codes

Returns:

One of these en_pppoe_status_codes: PPP_STATUS_OK, PPP_STATUS_INSUFFICIENT_BUFFER_SPACE

See Also:

Step-by-step Usage Instructions, Operation Details

 


Part

Description

at_dt_command_param

This depends on the mobile network. Here is an actual line to be used with Taiwan Cellular: *99#.

apn

Again, the APN depends on the network. In here we have to use INTERNET.

Details

GPRS library operation is persistent — once you start it with this call, the library will "persist" to keep the PPP link established. No matter how many times this fails, the library will keep trying. If the successfully established PPP link fails, the library will attempt to reestablish the link.