The example programs for this chapter can be compiled with any modern C compiler. We recommend MinGW on Windows and GCC on Linux and macOS. See Appendix B, Setting Up Your C Compiler On Windows, Appendix C, Setting Up Your C Compiler On Linux, and Appendix D, Setting Up Your C Compiler On macOS, for compiler setup.
The code for this book can be found in this book's GitHub repository: https://github.com/codeplea/Hands-On-Network-Programming-with-C.
From the command line, you can download the code for this chapter with the following command:
git clone https://github.com/codeplea/Hands-On-Network-Programming-with-C cd Hands-On-Network-Programming-with-C/chap03
Each example program in this chapter runs on Windows, Linux, and macOS. While compiling on Windows, each example program requires that you link with the Winsock library. This can be accomplished by passing the
-lws2_32 option to
We provide the exact commands that are needed to compile each example as it is introduced...