There are tons of resources on the internet and in books explaining how to
do network programming in Java.  Sorry, but this is really outside the scope
of protocol buffers.

On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 2:46 PM, JavaSrvcs <> wrote:

> Is there a full compilable example (in Java) on how to do this ?
> What sort of service would I need to be running on a server to send
> data (and have the server receive and convert the flat byte array into
> a Java object).
> On Jun 30, 2:32 pm, Kenton Varda <> wrote:
> > Protocol Buffers provides a way to convert between flat byte arrays and
> > structured data.  This is obviously useful for network communication, but
> > protocol buffers does not provide any explicit networking support.  It's
> up
> > to you to take the byte array generated by protocol buffers and send it
> over
> > the network.
> >
> > On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 12:45 PM, JavaSrvcs <> wrote:
> >
> > > I was led to believe that protocol buffers could be used for PC to PC
> > > communication, is there a way to do this, and if so, where can I find
> > > the examples?
> >
> > > The example I am looking at provided writes to a file.
> >

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