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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i understood that there are several type of sockets: TCP, UDP & Unix.
i wondered, what is the performance advantages of unix socket of the other types?
isn't it equal to use UDP with localhost as destination over unix socket?
Thanks in advance,
Sariel (1 Reply)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I had issues with processes locking up. This script checks for processes and kills them if they are older than a certain time.
Its uses some functions you'll need to define or remove, like slog() which I use for logging, and is_running() which checks if this script is already running so you can... (0 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Is there a performance advantage of one of these over the other? Obviously, it makes no sense to use normal TCP sockets or UDP sockets w/ the overhead they carry. But what about UNIX domain sockets vs FIFOs? I'd think they'd be very similar, in terms of performance and in terms of how they're... (2 Replies)
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4. What is on Your Mind?
I wonder when UNIX will be a OS, will have a single version. (1 Reply)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
When parameters are passed to the shell script, they are dereferenced by their position. For example,
I call myTest.sh and pass two parameters param1 and param2 as following:
./myTest.sh param1 param2
In the script, myTest.sh, I refer to first parameter (param1 ) as $1 and second... (1 Reply)
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6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
If I use sockets for IPC, and can easily distribute my applications.
UNIX Message Queues are local to the processor.
As I understand it, Message Queues still incur system call overhead, just like socket calls.
What advantage does a UNIX Message Queue provide versus a TCP or UDP Socket,... (2 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what is the exact command to add a Unix machine to the existing domain?
Is this command different for Linux/HP-Ux?
thanks (3 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can I make a UNIX or LINUX machine a member of MS Active Directory 2003?
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9. IP Networking
how can we create a domain in unix operating systems. By domain i mean which is used to maintain remote user logins and etc.
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there any way i can know the association between sockets and the processes which created them.
:confused: (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: soorajmu