Jump to content
  • Advertisement

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

sdrichardson

DirectPlay newbie confused

This topic is 5294 days old which is more than the 365 day threshold we allow for new replies. Please post a new topic.

If you intended to correct an error in the post then please contact us.

Recommended Posts

i have been following through the tutorials for DirectPlay on the msdn site, and have sucessfully created, initialised and hosted a DirectPlay session (i think). I then came to the third tutorial which shows you how to enumerate host sessions and display them. I decided to skip this one becuase all i want to do it connect to a host by typing in the ip address. So i went on to the 4th tutorial which shows you how to connect to a host, and here is where i am confused... i don't see anywhere where ip addressess fit in to the connection process, how do i tell my game to 'connect to a host on this ip address' ?? Scotty. [edited by - sdrichardson on April 16, 2004 10:10:08 PM]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Advertisement
This example hides DP8 and DP8Voice in a single package with a pair of controlling and notification interfaces. Just plug & play. You specify the machine name (or IP address) along with the port for the connecting computer and the port number for the host.

http://pages.infinit.net/cbenoi1/r_1_5_0.zip

-cb

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

  • Advertisement
×

Important Information

By using GameDev.net, you agree to our community Guidelines, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy.

We are the game development community.

Whether you are an indie, hobbyist, AAA developer, or just trying to learn, GameDev.net is the place for you to learn, share, and connect with the games industry. Learn more About Us or sign up!

Sign me up!