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The sockets manifest property declares which permissions are available for the sockets.udp, sockets.tcp and sockets.tcpServer APIs.

Sample manifest.json #

{
"name": "My Sockets app",
"sockets": {
"udp": {
// Permission for chrome.sockets.udp.send:
// The application is allowed to send udp packets
// to any host:port combination.
"send": "*"
},
"tcp": {
// Permission for chrome.sockets.tcp.connect:
// The application is allowed to connect only to the
// tcp server on 127.0.0.1 port 80.
"connect": "127.0.0.1:80"
},
"tcpServer": {
// Permission for chrome.sockets.tcpServer.listen:
// The application is allowed to accept new client
// connections on the local address at port 80.
"listen": "127.0.0.1:80"
}
},
...
}

Reference #

  • udp (object) - optional

    The udp manifest property declares which sockets.udp operations an app can issue.

    TypeAttributeDescription
    string or array of string(optional) bind

    The host:port pattern for bind operations.

    string or array of string(optional) send

    The host:port pattern for send operations.

    string or array of string(optional) multicastMembership

    The host:port pattern for joinGroup operations.

  • tcp (object) - optional

    The tcp manifest property declares which sockets.tcp operations an app can issue.

    TypeAttributeDescription
    string or array of string(optional) connect

    The host:port pattern for connect operations.

  • tcpServer (object) - optional

    The tcpServer manifest property declares which sockets.tcpServer operations an app can issue.

    TypeAttributeDescription
    string or array of string(optional) listen

    The host:port pattern for listen operations.

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