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Sox (WinSock OCX)

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Submitted on: 1/5/2015 10:04:00 AM
By: Trevor Herselman (from psc cd)  
Level: Advanced
User Rating: By 22 Users
Compatibility: C++ (general), Microsoft Visual C++
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     Sox is a project to make a fast, lightweight and easy to use WinSock server. The OCX is written in C/C++, but I've written 2 apps in VB that demonstrate the use of Sox. The first is a project that demonstrates most of the common features in a single application and the second, is a Client/Server chat program. You will notice the code is short, because it's simple to use and powerful enough to handle at least 7000 simultaneous connections with only 300K of memory, and should be easy to read and follow! Read the Readme.doc file inside for further instructions. Happy coding! (Update: I've added 1 new function (RemoteHostIP) and cleaned my Error reporting code, the OCX is now almost half the original size, at 28K)

 
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