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Grab Client Information when OnConnect occurs (TServerSocket)

Posted on 2001-08-01
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OVERVIEW:
The application was designed in three moduls, they are:
1. Server (TServerSocket)
   Will receive any message from Controller, and send it
   to specified Terminal.
2. Client/Terminal (TClientSocket)
   Will only act as a message receiver.
3. Controller (TClientSocket)
   Specify the destination (Terminal) and send message to
   Server.

When the Controller connected to Server, it will receive
a LIST of active-connections (connected terminal) and
updated by Server everytime there were new connection or
disconnection. The Controller will using this LIST to
specify which Terminal will receive its message.

QUESTION:
The LIST will contain information of each active Terminal,
I want it contains the Terminal's IPAddress, HostName, ConnectionNumber, etc... I think Server would get this
info on the ClientConnect event, but how?

I have tried this, but it just contained null string.

procedure TfrmServer.sskServerClientConnect(Sender:
  TObject; Socket: TCustomWinSocket);
begin
   aClient.sIP := TClientSocket(Sender).Address;
   aClient.sName := TClientSocket(Sender).Host;
......
......

Help me please....
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Question by:eddie_kho
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DragonSlayer earned 150 total points
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Hi, try this instead

aClient.sIP := Socket.RemoteAddress;
aClient.sName := Socket.RemoteHost;
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by:eddie_kho
ID: 6339842
i'll try it later...
thank u
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by:h_mohsenian
ID: 6341222
hi eddie_kho,

sorry for unrelated question!

are you a control ( Automation ) Eng. I am a senior Student of  Electrical Control Eng. and I do one cource project ( for Automation Cource ) a bit like your App that tiltle was : ' simulate DCS Automation System on Electrical Department LAN.

best regards
hamed
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by:eddie_kho
ID: 6343099
dragonslayer:
haaha...
i thought it won't be that ez...
but its really work, thank u dragonslayer

h_mohsenian:
i'm not a control eng as u thought, just a software eng (programmer analyst)... if u want to share info about your project, my addr: ad@binus.ac.id
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by:DragonSlayer
ID: 6343125
Eddie, if it works, and it works correctly, why a C grade? :(
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by:eddie_kho
ID: 6344030
sorry... but i thought it was too easy... :p
sorry for disappointed you
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