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Learn Unix Sockets

Unix Socket – IP Address Functions

Unix Socket – IP Address Functions, Unix provides various function calls to help you manipulate IP addresses. These functions convert Internet addresses between ASCII strings (what humans prefer t…Read More

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Unix Socket – Helper Functions

Unix Socket – Helper Functions, This chapter describes all the helper functions, which are used while doing socket programming. Other helper functions are described in the chapters −Ports an…Read More

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Unix Socket – Network Byte Orders

Unix Socket – Network Byte Orders, Unfortunately, not all computers store the bytes that comprise a multibyte value in the same order. Consider a 16-bit internet that is made up of 2 bytes. There…Read More

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Unix Socket – Structures

Unix Socket – Structures, Various structures are used in Unix Socket Programming to hold information about the address and port, and other information. Most socket functions require a po…Read More

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Unix Socket – Ports and Services

Unix Socket – Ports and Services, When a client process wants to a connect a server, the client must have a way of identifying the server that it wants to connect. If the client knows the 32-bit…Read More