Linux Socket Programming by Example

Linux Socket Programming by Example

by Warren Gay
     
 

Linux Socket Programming by Example begins with a very basic introduction to the fundamentals of socket level programming. As the chapters progress, you are introduced to related concepts, such as forming network addresses, Ipv6, the TCP/IP protocol suite and options, writing servers, and creating secure applications. You will also learn about socket fundamentals,

Overview

Linux Socket Programming by Example begins with a very basic introduction to the fundamentals of socket level programming. As the chapters progress, you are introduced to related concepts, such as forming network addresses, Ipv6, the TCP/IP protocol suite and options, writing servers, and creating secure applications. You will also learn about socket fundamentals, domains and addresses, address conversion functions, socket types and protocols, Internet sockets, types and protocols, binding an address to a socket, using Datagram oriented protocols, and much more.

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This guide for beginning to intermediate programmers offers step-by-step instructions as well as advice on protecting servers from attack, writing programs to determine socket buffer sizes, setting the TCP/IP keep-alive feature, understanding the differences between connection- and connectionless-oriented protocols, and selecting the most effective client and server interface. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789722416
Publisher:
Que
Publication date:
04/18/2000
Series:
By Example Series
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.05(h) x 1.33(d)

Meet the Author

Warren Gay is the bestselling author of Sams Teach Yourself Linux Programming in 24 Hours. He is the supervisor of Investment Management Systems at Mackenzie Financial Corporation. He has been programming professionally since 1980, programming for UNIX since 1986 and Linux since 1994. He has written many popular Internet-based Linux packages, including an ftp Backup program and a .wav player program.

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