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Old 04-27-2011
Unix network programming

Hi!

I am working on fedora..
trying to execute BSD4.4 client-server program which includes "unp.h" header file...


While executing make command, I got error like,
Code:
"     expected " , " , " ; ",or ")" in connect_nonb file...ERROR 1  "

I tried to change mode of makefile but I can't get result.....Smilie

can Anybody help me to solve it???

Last edited by pludi; 04-27-2011 at 10:10 AM..
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Old 04-27-2011
So, not execute but compile. Seems like a malformed code in a generated file. Is that from make or the compiler? Usually, you get a file name and command line. Do you have a connect_nonb file? If compiler, try preprocessing to see the compiled file, usually 'cc -E'. The unp.h has a ton of predefines, to guide it for your system. An invalid combination might do this. Usually, my system or ./configure takes care of these for me.
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Old 04-27-2011
Besides the good advice from DGPicket, download the source from the UNPv1 3rd edition here.

HTH, Loc
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Old 04-27-2011
Just a nice book, or a different API?
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Old 04-28-2011
It's the updated version of Stevens Classic Unix Network Programming (of course, not by Stevens himself). It adds new material, and I guess the examples are more likely to compile/work on recent Linux distro.

( a side note : I somehow keep looking at Stevens original book UNPv12e when looking for something; seldom UNPv13e - don't know really why )

Cheers, Loc

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