Is there a way to make a MFC application have Network capibilities without using windows sockets? If so, anyone know of a good tutorial?
Is there a way to make a MFC application have Network capibilities without using windows sockets?
No. winsock is Microsoft's implementation of Berkley Sockets which is the standard socket library in *nix os.
I don't do any windows programing, but I know that there is a Cygwin library for windows. As far as I am aware you can use sockets using that library. I'm not sure if MFC and Cygwin could be mixed? Maby someone out there that does windows programing will know?
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