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By Jeff Duntemann

The eagerly expected re-creation of the bestselling advent to x86 meeting language

The long-awaited 3rd version of this bestselling creation to meeting language has been thoroughly rewritten to target 32-bit protected-mode Linux and the loose NASM assembler. meeting is the elemental language bridging human principles and the natural silicon hearts of pcs, and well known writer Jeff Dunteman keeps his particular lighthearted type as he offers a step by step method of this hard technical discipline.

He begins on the very starting, explaining the elemental rules of programmable computing, the binary and hexadecimal quantity platforms, the Intel x86 desktop structure, and the method of software program improvement lower than Linux. From that beginning he systematically treats the x86 guideline set, reminiscence addressing, strategies, macros, and interface to the C-language code libraries upon which Linux itself is built.

• Serves as an excellent advent to x86 computing suggestions, as verified by way of the single language without delay understood through the CPU itself
• makes use of an approachable, conversational sort that assumes no previous event in programming of any kind
• offers x86 structure and meeting ideas via a cumulative instructional technique that's excellent for self-paced instruction
• Focuses totally on loose, open-source software program, together with Ubuntu Linux, the NASM assembler, the Kate editor, and the Gdb/Insight debugger
• comprises an x86 guide set reference for the commonest computing device directions, in particular adapted to be used by way of programming beginners
• Woven into the presentation are lots of meeting code examples, plus sensible pointers on software program layout, coding, trying out, and debugging, all utilizing loose, open-source software program which may be downloaded for gratis from the net.

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Sometimes, though, an application may call WSAStartup() more than once. The golden rule is to make certain that the number of calls to WSAStartup() matches the number of calls to WSACleanup(). For example, if an application calls WSAStartup() three times, it must call WSACleanup() three times. That is, the first two calls to WSACleanup() do nothing except decrement an internal counter in Winsock; the final call to WSACleanup() for the task frees any resources. 1 (which only supports one provider), the architecture of Winsock 2 supports multiple providers, which we will discuss in Chapter 4.

That is, network byte order is big endian for use on the TCP/IP network. You mustn’t forget that network addresses, datagram length, and TCP/IP window sizes must also be in network byte order (big endian). Figure 3-1 on the following page shows how little endian and big endian numbers are stored in memory. 1 Resolution n 31 Figure 3-1 host: 100d è 00000064h network: 64000000h = 1677721600d The following functions are used to convert from host byte order to network byte order, or network byte order to host byte order.

28 n Chapter 2 Summary We have learned how to load and unload Winsock. We also learned how to detect Winsock and handle errors. In the next chapter, we’ll learn how to use the various functions for resolving hosts and services. Resolution of hosts, ports, and services is an essential step to perform before communication can occur between peer applications. 1. The use of these new functions, though, comes at a price in terms of increased complexity. As with most other Microsoft APIs, the original functions are still valid and simpler to understand.

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