networking on win32

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    networking on win32

    Hello,

    Was just wondering for pointers regarding networking (im thinking its called that). Basically I want an application to be able to communicate with a server.. somehow..

    what do I need to learn to do that? I was wondering what technical information to lookup in the client application (im guessing it'll have something to do with win32), and the server side as well (sockets?)

    thanks in advance

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    Here are two nice tutorials on sockets:

    Beej's Guide to Network Programming
    Johnnie's Winsock Tutorial

    The second is Windows specific, which is what you should know if you want to create a windows GUI with asynchronous sockets

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