Last Update: Thursday, December 27, 2018 At: 3:32:22 (Total Listings: 2)
This article gives a background to the essentials of Socket Programming. The article was authored by Gordon McMillan. It takes a comprehensive look at Sockets and their history. It instructs how to create, use and disconnect a Socket. It explains Non-blocking Sockets and their performance. The article also cites various examples on Socket Programming.
(Date Listed: Fri Nov 25 16:20:19 2011)
This article discusses the alternative method of running a program on a single processor doing multiple operations at the same time, but not employing multi-threading. It is written by Samual M. Rushing in 1999. The technique uses Python on a Medusa sever with asynchronous sockets library. The article includes a simple HTTP client with only few lines of code, and python code for a proxy server.
(Date Listed: Thu Apr 19 16:17:12 2007)