GETDSTIP

GETDSTIP

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Action

Returns the IP address of the peer.

 

 

Syntax

Result = GETDSTIP( socket)

 

 

Remarks

Result

A LONG variable that will be assigned with the IP address of the peer or destination IP address.

Socket

The socket number (0-3)

 

When you are in server mode, it might be desirable to detect the IP address of the connecting client.

You can use this for logging, security, etc.

 

The IP number MSB, is stored in the LS byte of the variable.

 

 

See also

CONFIG TCPIP, GETSOCKET , SOCKETCONNECT, SOCKETSTAT , TCPWRITE, TCPWRITESTR, CLOSESOCKET , SOCKETLISTEN , GETDSTPORT, URL2IP

 

 

Partial Example

Dim L as Long

= GetdstIP(i)  ' store current IP number of socket i