LIBSOCKET(3LIB) Interface Libraries LIBSOCKET(3LIB)


NAME


libsocket - sockets library

SYNOPSIS


cc [ flag... ] file... -lsocket [ library... ]


DESCRIPTION


Functions in this library provide the socket internetworking interface,
primarily used with the TCP/IP protocol suite.

INTERFACES


The shared object libsocket.so.1 provides the public interfaces defined
below. See Intro(3) for additional information on shared object
interfaces.


__xnet_bind __xnet_connect
__xnet_getsockopt __xnet_listen
__xnet_recvmsg __xnet_sendmsg
__xnet_sendto __xnet_socket
__xnet_socketpair accept
bind connect
endnetent endprotoent
endservent ether_aton
ether_hostton ether_line
ether_ntoa ether_ntohost
freeaddrinfo gai_strerror
getaddrinfo getnameinfo
getnetbyaddr getnetbyaddr_r
getnetbyname getnetbyname_r
getnetent getnetent_r
getpeername getprotobyname
getprotobyname_r getprotobynumber
getprotobynumber_r getprotoent
getprotoent_r getservbyname
getservbyname_r getservbyport
getservbyport_r getservent
getservent_r getsockname
getsockopt htonl
htons if_freenameindex
if_indextoname if_nameindex
if_nametoindex in6addr_any
in6addr_loopback inet_lnaof
inet_makeaddr inet_network
listen ntohl
ntohs rcmd
rcmd_af recv
recvfrom recvmsg
rexec rexec_af
rresvport rresvport_af
ruserok send
sendmsg sendto
setnetent setprotoent
setservent setsockopt
shutdown socket
socketpair


FILES


/lib/libsocket.so.1
shared object


/lib/64/libsocket.so.1
64-bit shared object


ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:


+---------------+-----------------------------------------+
|ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+---------------+-----------------------------------------+
|MT-Level | See the manual page for each interface. |
+---------------+-----------------------------------------+

SEE ALSO


pvs(1), Intro(2), Intro(3), socket.h(3HEAD), attributes(5)


November 2, 2004 LIBSOCKET(3LIB)