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 The Simplicity of Sockets

Randal Schwartz tells us about using sockets in PERL.

"To Perl, a socket is presented as a filehandle, and is read and written using ordinary filehandle operations. Just as a phone might be identified by its phone number, a socket is identified using its Internet (IP) address and port number."

 (Submitted by Noel Mon Aug 25, 2003 )


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