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How to establish communication with a web-server
(http-based) with Delphi (no Socket-components,
cause Delphi basic package, no client-server-components)?

Are there any stable (free) components available
somewhere?

Thanks for help,

Gamba

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Indy components are good.

www.nevrona.com

Regards Jacco
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by:Gamba
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Sounds good, but I cannot get it compiled:

requires
  vcl,
  designide,
  Indy60;


Where is vcl.pas or vcl.dcu (and designide) in Delphi4??
Or did I download the wrong version (dclIndy60.dpk).

If so, is there any version for delphi4 available
(i did not find any...).


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They explain on the site how to compile for delphi4

http://www.nevrona.com/indy/AnOpenLetterToD4StdUsers.html

Should work.

Regards Jacco
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by:Gamba
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Followed the instructions, but still
vcl.pas can not be found (this unit
seems not to exist in delphi4, even not
with update #3).

I tried to use ics instead, but I guess,
this does not support ssl.
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by:Jacco
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I don't know what is wrong. You should open the *.dpk files compile and install. If that doesn't work I suggest you try mailing to a support guy or check a newsgroup. I can't help here.

The indy components support SSL but because it is an american product you need to download the 128 bit encryptuin modules from a slovenian website.

Good luck Jacco
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by:Gamba
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I will try so.

Points to you anyone, I think, basically Indy
seems to be a powerful tool!

Thank you,

Gamba
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