MBS FileMaker Plugin Example Databases

TCP Sender persistent connection

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TCP Sender persistent connection.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts4
Value Lists0
Custom Functions0
Custom Menus33
File Options
Default custom menu set[Standard FileMaker Menus]
When opening file
Minimum allowed version12.0
Login usingAccount Name; Account= Admin
Allow user to save passwordOff
Require iOS passcodeOff
Switch to layoutOff
Hide all toolbarsOff
Script triggers
OnFirstWindowOpenOff
OnLastWindowCloseOff
OnWindowOpenOff
OnWindowCloseOff
OnFileAVPlayerChangeOff
Thumbnail Settings
Generate ThumbnailsOn; Temporary

 

Tables

Table Name
Statistics
Occurrences in Relationship Graph
TCP Sender
4 fields defined, 1 record
TCP Sender

Fields

Table Name: TCP Sender - 4 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
TargetIPNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
  • Allow editing
Validation:
  • Only during data entry
Storage:
  • Repetitions: 1
  • Indexing: None
  • Automatically create indexes as needed
  • Index Language: German
      PortNormal, NumberAuto-Enter:
      • Allow editing
      Validation:
      • Only during data entry
      Storage:
      • Repetitions: 1
      • Indexing: None
      • Automatically create indexes as needed
      • Index Language: German
          MessageNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
          • Allow editing
          Validation:
          • Only during data entry
          Storage:
          • Repetitions: 1
          • Indexing: None
          • Automatically create indexes as needed
          • Index Language: German
              ResultNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
              • Allow editing
              Validation:
              • Only during data entry
              Storage:
              • Repetitions: 1
              • Indexing: None
              • Automatically create indexes as needed
              • Index Language: German

                  Layout Objects: TCP Sender

                  Regular Fields

                  Field Name: TCP Sender::TargetIP
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 24 pt
                  • Left: 138 pt
                  • Bottom: 38 pt
                  • Right: 391 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Field Format:
                  • Edit Box
                  Field Behavior:
                  • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                  • Touch keyboard type: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  Yes

                  Field Name: TCP Sender::Port
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 42 pt
                  • Left: 138 pt
                  • Bottom: 56 pt
                  • Right: 391 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Field Format:
                  • Edit Box
                  Field Behavior:
                  • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                  • Touch keyboard type: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  Yes

                  Field Name: TCP Sender::Message
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 60 pt
                  • Left: 138 pt
                  • Bottom: 74 pt
                  • Right: 391 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Field Format:
                  • Edit Box
                  Field Behavior:
                  • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                  • Touch keyboard type: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  Yes

                  Field Name: TCP Sender::Result
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 78 pt
                  • Left: 138 pt
                  • Bottom: 92 pt
                  • Right: 391 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Field Format:
                  • Edit Box
                  Field Behavior:
                  • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                  • Touch keyboard type: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  Yes

                  Group Buttons

                  Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
                    Type:
                  • Text: Send Message
                    Additional Properties:
                  • Change to hand cursor over button
                  • Rectangular
                  • Top: 48 pt
                  • Left: 426 pt
                  • Bottom: 73 pt
                  • Right: 523 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Perform Script [ “Send” ]

                  Scripts:


                  Script Hierarchy

                  Send
                  DataAvailable
                  Close Socket
                  SocketError

                  Next Script: [DataAvailable]
                  Script NameSend
                  Run script with full access privilegesOff
                  Include In MenuYes
                  Layouts that use this script
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                    Script Definition
                    Script Steps
                    • If [ IsEmpty($$sock) ]
                    • Set Variable [ $$sock; Value:MBS("Socket.Connect"; TCP Sender::TargetIP; TCP Sender::Port) ]
                    • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                    • Set Field [ TCP Sender::Result; "Failed to create socket: " & $$sock ]
                    • Exit Script [ ]
                    • End If
                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Socket.SetDataAvailableHandler"; $$sock; Get(FileName); "DataAvailable") ]
                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Socket.SetErrorHandler"; $$sock; Get(FileName); "SocketError") ]
                    • End If
                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Socket.Write"; $$sock; TCP Sender::Message; "UTF-8") ]
                    • If [ GetAsNumber($r) = 0 ]
                    • Set Field [ TCP Sender::Result; "Failed to Send: "&$r ]
                    • Else
                    • Set Field [ TCP Sender::Result; "Sent "&$r&" Bytes." ]
                    • End If
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                            Previous Script: [Send]Next Script: [Close Socket]
                            Script NameDataAvailable
                            Run script with full access privilegesOff
                            Include In MenuNo
                            Layouts that use this script
                              Scripts that use this script
                                Script Definition
                                Script Steps
                                • Set Variable [ $sock; Value:Get(ScriptParameter) ]
                                • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Socket.Read"; $sock; 1500; "UTF-8") ]
                                • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Data Received"; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes”; Button 2: “Cancel”, Commit: “No” ]
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                                              Previous Script: [DataAvailable]Next Script: [SocketError]
                                              Script NameClose Socket
                                              Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                              Include In MenuYes
                                              Layouts that use this script
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                                                  Script Definition
                                                  Script Steps
                                                  • If [ IsEmpty($$sock) ]
                                                  • Else
                                                  • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Socket.Close"; $$Sock) ]
                                                  • Set Variable [ $$Sock; Value:"" ]
                                                  • End If
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                                                                Previous Script: [Close Socket]
                                                                Script NameSocketError
                                                                Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                Include In MenuNo
                                                                Layouts that use this script
                                                                  Scripts that use this script
                                                                    Script Definition
                                                                    Script Steps
                                                                    • Set Variable [ $sock; Value:Get(ScriptParameter) ]
                                                                    • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Socket Error"; Message: "For Socket " & $sock; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “No”; Button 2: “Cancel”, Commit: “No” ]
                                                                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Socket.Close"; $sock) ]
                                                                    • Set Variable [ $$sock; Value:"" ]
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