That's very similar to what I had just come up with, and unfortunately we now have the next strange problem.
This returns a message from whatismyip.com saying that I have been banned for 5 minutes for hitting the site too often. If I instantly revert back to the Indy component, it works. Is there something else I should set to prevent this response? Graham -----Original Message----- From: twsocket-boun...@elists.org [mailto:twsocket-boun...@elists.org] On Behalf Of Francois PIETTE Sent: 13 September 2010 16:22 To: ICS support mailing Subject: Re: [twsocket] ICS - What Is My IP > By using the Indy TIdHTTP and TIdIOHandlerStack it is very easy to use > these components to call > http://www.whatismyip.com/automation/n09230945.asp to return the > Internet IP address. What I want to know is, what is the simplest way > to do this with the ICS components. The Indy components always seem > not to be as robust as they could be. > Is there an ICS example somewhere? Here it is (not tested): procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject); begin HttpCli1.Url := 'http://www.whatismyip.com/automation/n09230945.asp'; Httpcli1.RcvdStream := TMemoryStream.Create; HttpCli1.GetASync; end; procedure TForm1.HttpCli1RequestDone(Sender: TObject; RqType: THttpRequest; ErrCode: Word); var Buf : AnsiString; begin if ErrCode <> 0 then Memo1.Lines.Add('Failed ' + IntToStr(ErrCode)) else if HttpCli1.StatusCode <> 200 then Memo1.Lines.Add('Failed. ' + IntToStr(HttpCli1.StatusCode) + ' ' + HttpCli1.ReasonPhrase) else begin SetLength(Buf, HttpCli1.RcvdStream.Size); Move(PAnsiChar(TMemoryStream(HttpCli1.RcvdStream).Memory)^, Buf, Length(Buf)); Memo1.Lines.Add(Buf); end; HttpCli1.RcvdStream.Free; end; -- francois.pie...@overbyte.be The author of the freeware multi-tier middleware MidWare The author of the freeware Internet Component Suite (ICS) http://www.overbyte.be -- To unsubscribe or change your settings for TWSocket mailing list please goto http://lists.elists.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/twsocket Visit our website at http://www.overbyte.be -- To unsubscribe or change your settings for TWSocket mailing list please goto http://lists.elists.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/twsocket Visit our website at http://www.overbyte.be