Sending Packets via UDP over a WIFI connection

by Joshua Nelson » Fri, 12 Mar 2010 01:46:43 GMT


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 Hi All,

I am trying to send UDP packets over a WIFI connection from my phone
to a Server on my pc. Here is the code that I have on my client:

 String data = "Testing";
 byte [] buffer = data.getBytes();

 DatagramPacket packet = new DatagramPacket(buffer, buffer.length,
                new InetSocketAddress(ipaddress, port));

 DatagramSocket socket = new DatagramSocket(5003);
 socket.send(packet);

I have tried this code in a Java app sending from my laptop to my
desktop and it works fine. I am assuming its because I am not setting
up the WIFI connection properly that it is not working on my phone.
Any ideas?

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