Sock_get()

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Description:

API procedure, returns a free socket number or 255 if no free sockets left.

Syntax:

function sock_get(byref signature as string) as byte

Returns:

The number of the unused socket or 255 if all sockets are in use.

See Also:

Step-by-step Usage Instructions, Operation Details

 


Part

Description

signature

A string with a short description of the socket's purpose. You may leave the signature empty, too.

Details

Set SOCK_MAX_SIGNATURE_LEN to anything above 0 in order to be able to use signatures.