Internetworking with TCP/IP, Vol 2

Internetworking with TCP/IP, Vol 2 : Design, Implementation, and Internals

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The Fourth Edition of this best-seller is a must for anyone working the TCP/IP suite of protocols.

The authors provide an in-depth look at individual TCP/IP protocols in light of design alternatives, implementation techniques with actual ANSI C code, and the internals of protocol software. This book uses the widely accepted data-mark interpretation of TCP urgent data, and a discussion of the consequences is included. Throughout the book the authors use a working system- which they designed and built using ANSI C-to explain the interaction among protocols, the complete implementation process, and the internal structure.
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  • Hardback | 672 pages
  • 200.7 x 388.7 x 112.7mm | 1,631.99g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • 0130319961
  • 9780130319968

Table of contents

1. Introduction and Overview.

2. The Structure of TCP/IP Software in an Operating System.

3. Network Interface Layer.

4. Address Discovery and Binding (ARP).

5. IP: Global Software Organization.

6. IP: Routing Table and Routing Algorithm.

7. IP: Fragmentation and Reassembly.

8. IP: Error Processing (ICMP).

9. IP: Multicast Processing (IGMP).

10. UDP: User Datagrams.

11. TCP: Data Structures and Input Processing.

12. TCP: Finite State Machine Implementation.

13. TCP: Output Processing.

14. TCP: Timer Management.

15. TCP: Flow Control and Adaptive Retransmission.

16. TCP: Urgent Data Processing and the Push Function.

17. Socket-Level Interface.

18. RIP: Active Route Propagation and Passive Acquisition.

19. OSPF: Route Propagation with an SPF Algorithm.

20. SNMP: MIB Variables, Representations, and Bindings.

21. SNMP: Client and Server.

22. SNMP: Table Access Functions.

23. Implementation In Retrospect.

Appendix 1: Cross Reference of Procedure Calls.

Appendix 2: Cross Reference of C Structures Used in the Code.

Appendix 3: Xinu Functions and Constants Used in the Code.
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