a library to use GPRS like ethernet or wifi, which makes it possible to connect to the internet with your GPRS module

Dependencies:   BufferedSerial

Dependents:   ThinkSpeak_Test roam_v1 roam_v2 finalv3

Fork of GPRSInterface by wei zou



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  2014 Copyright (c) Seeed Technology Inc.  All right reserved.

  Author:lawliet zou(lawliet.zou@gmail.com)

  This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
  modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
  License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
  version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

  This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
  but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
  Lesser General Public License for more details.

  You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public
  License along with this library; if not, write to the Free Software
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#ifndef __GPRS_H__
#define __GPRS_H__

#include "mbed.h"
#include "modem.h"

#define MAX_SOCK_NUM 7 //(0~6)

enum Protocol {
    CLOSED = 0,
    TCP    = 1,
    UDP    = 2,

class GPRS: public Modem

    /**	Constructor
     *	@param tx mbed pin to use for tx line of Serial interface
     * 	@param rx mbed pin to use for rx line of Serial interface
     * 	@param baudRate serial communicate baud rate
     * 	@param apn name of the gateway for GPRS to connect to the network
     * 	@param userName apn's username, usually is NULL
     * 	@param passWord apn's password, usually is NULL
    GPRS(PinName tx, PinName rx, int baudRate, const char* apn, const char* userName = NULL, const char *passWord = NULL);

    /**	Connect the GPRS module to the network.
     * 	@return true if connected, false otherwise
    bool join(void);

    /** Disconnect the GPRS module from the network
     * 	@returns true if successful
    bool disconnect(void);

    /** Open a tcp/udp connection with the specified host on the specified port
     * 	@param socket an endpoint of an inter-process communication flow of GPRS module,for SIM900 module, it is in [0,6]
     * 	@param ptl protocol for socket, TCP/UDP can be choosen
     * 	@param host host (can be either an ip address or a name. If a name is provided, a dns request will be established)
     * 	@param port port
     * 	@param timeout wait seconds till connected
     * 	@returns true if successful
    bool connect(int socket, Protocol ptl, const char * host, int port, int timeout = DEFAULT_TIMEOUT);

    /** Set the protocol (UDP or TCP)
     * 	@param socket socket
     * 	@param p protocol
     * 	@returns true if successful
    bool setProtocol(int socket, Protocol p);

    /** Reset the GPRS module
    void reset();

    /**	check if GPRS module is readable or not
     *	@returns true if readable
    bool readable(void);

    /**	wait a few time to check if GPRS module is readable or not
     *	@param socket socket
     *	@param wait_time time of waiting
    int wait_readable(int socket, int wait_time);

    /**	wait a few time to check if GPRS module is writeable or not
     *	@param socket socket
     *	@param wait_time time of waiting
    int wait_writeable(int socket, int req_size);

    /** Check if a tcp link is active
     * 	@returns true if successful
    bool is_connected(int socket);

    /** Close a tcp connection
     * 	@returns true if successful
    bool close(int socket);

    /** send data to socket
     *	@param socket socket
     *	@param str string to be sent
     * 	@param len string length
     * 	@returns return bytes that actually been send
    int send(int socket, const char * str, int len);

    /** read data from socket
     * 	@param socket socket
     *	@param buf buffer that will store the data read from socket
     *	@param len string length need to read from socket
     *	@returns bytes that actually read
    int recv(int socket, char* buf, int len);

    /** convert the host to ip
     *  @param host host ip string, ex.
     *  @param ip long int ip address, ex. 0x11223344
     *  @returns true if successful
    bool gethostbyname(const char* host, uint32_t* ip);

    /** get instance of GPRS class
    static GPRS* getInstance() {
        return inst;

    int new_socket();
    uint16_t new_port();
    uint32_t _ip;


    bool preInit();
    bool checkSIMStatus(void);
    uint32_t str_to_ip(const char* str);
    static GPRS* inst;
    int socketID;
    const char* _apn;
    const char* _userName;
    const char* _passWord;