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Unix Network Programming, Volume 1: Networking APIs - Sockets and XTI

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The only guide to UNIX network programming APIs you'll ever need! Whether you write Web servers, client/server applications, or any other network software, you need to understand networking APIS-especially sockets in greater detail than ever before. You need UNIX Network Programming, Volume 1, Second Edition. In this book, leading UNIX networking expert W. Richard Stevens ...more
Hardcover, 1009 pages
Published October 17th 1997 by Prentice Hall PTR (first published 1990)
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Dean Jones
Jan 12, 2009 rated it it was amazing
How I learned Unix socket programming. Great reference.
Ryan
Aug 24, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: programmers
dear reader,

NO JOKE there is a HUGE grey, windowless schoolbus outside my window right now! what a world we live in, am i right?!

anyway, enough jokes! the time for joking around is over! now it's time to get serious, and we'll be doing that today by discussing the seminal thriller, "unix network programming" by, well, i can't remember his name, but fuck he is smart. ok, let's go!


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excellently organized.
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Harit Himanshu
Nov 04, 2012 rated it it was amazing
The best book to learn about Computer Networking. I learned everything about TCP/IP, UDP, UDS, L2 layer and much more. The code is in C so familiarity wit C is very helpful
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Ernesto
Jan 12, 2019 rated it really liked it
Quite dry but works as reference for programming with Berkeley sockets.
Kurt Schwind
Aug 08, 2019 rated it it was amazing
The Unix Network Programming books have been a staple of my bookshelf for almost 2 decades.
D.N.
Aug 12, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Dated now, but still the definitive book on UNIX socket programming. I can't think of a better book on the subject.
Dave Peticolas
May 10, 2014 rated it really liked it

The definitive guide to the UNIX networking API. Few technical authors can match Stevens, who unfortunately passed away not too long ago.

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This book opened my eyes on networking. See newer edition.
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the definitive network programming best-practices tutorial, at least as of a couple years ago.

mostly everything still applies.
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