Socket Programming References

These two documents are the standard references for socket programming. Here's a site with a bunch more socket programming links.

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And now for something completely different - a program that uses a Unix domain socket to send an open file descriptor from one process to another process (i.e. process A opens the file and sends the resulting file descriptor to process B which then reads the file). Click here to have a look.

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