Foundations of Python Network Programming by John Goerzen is the first book to give network programmers a comprehensive introduction to Pythonâ€™s impressive array of networking features.
Highlights of Foundations of Python Network Programming:
*Contains over 175 examples and 6,600 lines of self-contained, practical, ready-to-use code
*Examines current and future protocols, including FTP, IMAP, SSL, IPv6 and XML-RPC
*Tackles advanced networking topics such as incorporating multitasking and nonblocking Input/Output into Python applications
Goerzen also offers practical insight into many of the topics that will most commonly arise in daily application development and system administration activities, such as file transfer, serving static and dynamic Web pages, sending and receiving email, and communicating with DNS servers.
According to the author, â€œWhether you want to write network-enabled applications that communicate with the computer down the hall or the server across the ocean, Python is the language for youâ€¦. I want this to be your lab manualâ€”your guide for inventing things that make the Internet betterâ€¦â€
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Apress is committed to publishing only the highest quality books on Python. Practical Python, by Magnus Lie Hetland, and Dive Into Python, by Mark Pilgrim, are the ideal Apress books to begin programming in Python.
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John Goerzen is an accomplished author, system administrator, and Python programmer. His previously published books include the Linux Programming Bible, Debian Unleashed, and Linux Unleashed.
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Foundations of Python Network Programming
Published August 2004 * ISBN: 1-59059-371-5 * $44.99 US * 512 pages“