03-21-2013 02:17 PM
Pardon my limited understanding of networking interfaces upfront.
I am building an application to track the network connection changes / uptime and wifi drop and wanted to put a friendly name to the possible network interfaces that could appear:
For example ...
... are the connections available in the simulator.
Is there a reference to a more complete list of possible connections and explainations for the connection type (bluetooth, wifi, cell etc)? As I'm developing the app to track network connection status and uptime and not tracking of data transfer (which I believe isn't possible).
Can you point me to documentation?
04-04-2013 11:48 AM
Thanks that was good information but not quite what I was looking for but informative in any case.
I'm more interested in the values that can be received for the interface that the device responds with (for example on the Dev Alpha the wifi connection is 'bcm0'. I was hoping there may be documentation on the various connection types that can be activated on the device and expected behaviour.
Here's a trace from a Dev Alpha: