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    Andrew121 is offline Member
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    Default UDP Broadcast receiving

    Hello, I've been googling and trying out a solution for hours now. I have an application on a different computer connected to a router. This app sends udp broadcasts on a specific port on the address The other application which is the one I'm making is in java and needs to receive this broadcast. I have tried several times to make this work without success. Here is my progress if it helps:
    Java Code:
    		new Thread() {
    			public void run() {
    				try {
    					int port = 8094;
    					DatagramSocket dsocket = new DatagramSocket(port);
    					byte[] buffer = new byte[2048];
    					DatagramPacket packet = new DatagramPacket(buffer,
    					while (true) {
    						String msg = new String(buffer, 0, packet.getLength());
    								+ ": " + msg);
    				} catch (Exception e) {
    Thanks in advance

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    Andrew121 is offline Member
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    solved, I had the wrong port -_- I'll leave this up for anyone that wants to use it.

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