This week's book giveaway is in the Android forum.
We're giving away four copies of Head First Android and have Dawn & David Griffiths on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes Android and the fly likes web service and http methods Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of Head First Android this week in the Android forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Mobile » Android
Bookmark "web service and http methods" Watch "web service and http methods" New topic
Author

web service and http methods

egbai mmumene
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 18, 2012
Posts: 45
please i am new at android development and i want my app to communicate with a php web service which should give it data queried from a mysql database. now if i send values to the service via http post to a specific url from my app how do i recieve the data result values. please point me in the right direction or material or link in which i can learn from..thanks
Ulf Dittmer
Rancher

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42956
    
  73
That has actually very little to do with Android: You can use standard Java networking using HttpUrlConnection. Also see http://android-developers.blogspot.de/2011/09/androids-http-clients.html
egbai mmumene
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 18, 2012
Posts: 45
alright thanks going to check it out right now
egbai mmumene
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 18, 2012
Posts: 45
saw some materials on google app engine think going to check it out to. hope its also a nice bet
 
With a little knowledge, a cast iron skillet is non-stick and lasts a lifetime.
 
subject: web service and http methods
 
It's not a secret anymore!