Unix Distributed Programming

Unix Distributed Programming

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Primarily aimed at C programmers, this book takes a broad view of distributed programming within a UNIX environment. It includes many coded examples to illustrate the techniques described - mostly in the form of a complete working program. The reader can use these programs as a template or starting point for his or her own applications. "Distributed Programing with UNIX" takes the reader through a wide range of issues - from simple pipes to traditional client/server network application to the exploitation of true concurrency and parallelism. The underlying support offered by UNIX for manipulating processes and for inter-process communication is discussed in depth, compared and contrasted, and set into context within the broader field of distributed programming. This text: provides rapid understanding of complex concepts; is cross-referenced to the UNIX Manual pages; provides a detailed reference to the facility being described; and uses many analogies.show more

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  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 172 x 235 x 20mm | 595g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130758965
  • 9780130758965

Table of contents

Distributed programming concepts; UNIX support for distributed programming on a single machine; UNIX support for distributed programming over a network; how to write a clients and servers using sockets; the transport level interface (TLI Library); distributed programming using remote procedure calls; advanced client/server topics; threads and multiprocessor support.show more

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