LinkProtocol

LinkProtocol

is an option to LinkLaunch, Install, and related functions that specifies the underlying data transport protocol to use for a new WSTP link.

Details

  • Possible settings for LinkProtocol are "SharedMemory" and "TCPIP".
  • On Unix and Macintosh, "Pipes" is also supported; on 32-bit Windows systems, "FileMap" is supported. Additional legacy settings such as "TCP" are also supported.

Examples

Basic Examples  (2)

Create a link using the "TCPIP" protocol:

Close the link:

Create a link using the "SharedMemory" device:

Close the link:

Introduced in 1996
 (3.0)
 |
Updated in 2003
 (5.0)