SDL_net Documentation

This is the documentation for SDL_net.

SDL_net is a network library that is used with the SDL library, and almost as portable. It allows a programmer to use network functionality without having to code different things for different platforms. It also simplyfies the handling of network connections and data transfer.

SDL_net is available at or more specifically The SDL_net homepage

All suggestions and corrections are welcome, email jcatki AT


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    Beej's Guide to Network Programming

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    	cvs -d login
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