UDT Out DAT
The UDT Out DAT is used for sending information over a UDT connection between remotely located computers.
Although it is an 'Out' node, it can receive reply messages from the machine(s) it sends to. The messages will appear in the DAT's contents (just like the UDT In DAT).
See also: UDT In DAT
NOTE for Windows OS - If experiencing connection issues make sure Windows Firewall is disabled.
Parameters - Connect Page
protocol - Selects the network protocol to use. Refer to the Network Protocols article for more information.
port - The network port to send to.
shared - Use the same connection as other networking DATs using the same network protocol.
format - Determines how the incoming data is parsed.
- One Row Per Byte - One row is added to the table per byte received.
- One Row Per Line - One row is added to the table per line received.
- One Row Per Message - One row is added to the table per message received.
script - This check box enables the connection.
Parameters - Received Data Page
callbacks - The Callbacks DAT will execute once for each message coming in.
executeloc - Determines the location the script is run from.
- Current Node
current- The script is executed from the current node location.
- Callbacks DAT
callbacks- The script is executed from the location of the DAT specified in the Callbacks DAT parameter.
- Specified Operator
op- The script is executed from the operator specified in the From Operator parameter below.
fromop - The operator whose state change will trigger the DAT to execute its script when Execute from is set to Specified Operator. This operator is also the path that the script will be executed from if the Execute from parameter is set to Specified Operator.
clamp - The DAT is limited to 100 messages by default but with Clamp Output, this can be set to anything including unlimited.
maxlines - Limits the number of messages, older messages are removed from the list first.
clear - Deletes all lines except the heading. To clear with a python script
bytes - Outputs the raw bytes of the message in a separate column.