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Poco TCPServer class


POCO library implements class TCPServer which dispatches connections as described here. Most of the classes for these examples are common:


Handler is quite similar:


To imlement a server connection, one needs to derive from the TCPServerConnection:


To start the server an instance of TCPServer is created using the binded server socket:


Server is tested under Linux 2.6.37 64bit/gcc 4.5.2/Poco 1.4.2p1, FreeBSD 8.0 64bit/gcc 4.2.1/Poco 1.4.2p1, Windows 7/VS 2010/Poco 1.4.2p1, compiled as specified in the Makefile.


The presented code can be downloaded as an archive.


 

 

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