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Beej's Guide to Network Programming

Using Internet Sockets

by Brian "Beej Jorgensen" Hall

Beej's Guide to Network Programming

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Book Description

Back in the mid 90s, Beej got tired of all his friends asking him how to do this stuff with networking programming in C, so he put pen to paper on the early World Wide Web and wrote down everything he knew just to get them off his back. Since then, the Guide has expanded significantly, with plenty of examples, and covers IPv6. Inside you'll find such diverse topics as: Sockets programming in the C programming language, client/server, IPv4 and IPv6, data encoding, lots of manual pages rewritten in a friendlier format with examples, and goats! Actually no goats, but goats will be with you in spirit!

This open book is licensed under a Open Publication License (OPL). You can download Beej's Guide to Network Programming ebook for free in PDF format (0.8 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Intro
Chapter 2
What is a socket?
Chapter 3
IP Addresses, structs, and Data Munging
Chapter 4
Jumping from IPvnn
Chapter 5
System Calls or Bust
Chapter 6
Client-Server Background
Chapter 7
Slightly Advanced Techniques
Chapter 8
Common Questions
Chapter 9
Man Pages
Chapter 10
More References

Book Details

Title
Beej's Guide to Network Programming
Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
Self-publishing
Published
2020
Pages
134
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9781705309902
ISBN10 Digital
1705309909
PDF Size
0.8 MB
License
Open Publication License

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