• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Bear Bibeault
  • Paul Clapham
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
  • Knute Snortum
Sheriffs:
  • Liutauras Vilda
  • Tim Cooke
  • Junilu Lacar
Saloon Keepers:
  • Ron McLeod
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Tim Moores
  • Tim Holloway
  • Carey Brown
Bartenders:
  • Joe Ess
  • salvin francis
  • fred rosenberger

Beamin app

 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 156
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hey guys,
I am new to the Palm stuff. I finally got a few little apps running on the palm. Therefore I got kinda brave and thought what about beaming. What I've done so far is just write an app that will send a beam to a listening palm.
The receiving palm will then just increment a counter and display that counter. Kind of like a ping only the sender isn't notified, (that will come later) only the receiver is notified.
Here is the problem, Palm A app sends beam to Palm B app. Palm A app says that there is no receiving palm available. If I close the app on Palm B and send from Palm A app again, I get an error on Palm B saying that the KVM can only receive application data when a Java application is running. If I send from both Palm A app and Palm B app at the same time, both palms detect that the other palm is busy.
Here is my receiveBeam code:

Am I doing something wrong? It doesn't look like it should work but then again neither did the send method either....
thanx...
Ryan
BTW: this is a Palm Vx with what I think is the latest KVM plus the kAWT stuff as well.

[This message has been edited by ryan headley (edited May 24, 2001).]
 
ryan headley
Ranch Hand
Posts: 156
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Anyone else write beaming apps or is there a book someone can refer me to?
Any info would help greatly...
 
Can you smell this for me? I think this tiny ad smells like blueberry pie!
Sauce Labs - World's Largest Continuous Testing Cloud for Websites and Mobile Apps
https://coderanch.com/t/722574/Sauce-Labs-World-Largest-Continuous
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!