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Accessing web pages via Unreal

Hey, I have been looking on the docs and googling for a while, and perhaps I'm not seeing something that I'm supposed to be seeing, but is there any way to do web queries via UE4? I've got a MySQL database on a server with data that I want to retrieve from my game. How do I connect to my database? Is there some class for this sort of thing? In Unity, the class in question would be WWW: http://docs.unity3d.com/ScriptReference/WWW.html

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asked May 16 '15 at 09:41 PM in Using UE4

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avatar image _cDub May 16 '15 at 10:53 PM

I'm not sure if there is a native solution, but take a look at BLUI. It might be what you need.

avatar image krides May 16 '15 at 11:01 PM

From what I'm seeing in the description, it's more like ExternalCall/ExternalEval from the JS of the page, provided your game is actually on the page also. But that's a start, I guess. Thanks for pointing me to this!

Update: Oh, so there's no Mac OS support :-(

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