First Edition (October 1997)

Trademarks and Acknowledgements

About This Book

Chapter 1. Data Link Control

Chapter 2. Data Link Provider Interface Implementation

Chapter 3. New Database Manager

Chapter 4. eXternal Data Representation
eXternal Data Representation Overview for Programming
XDR Subroutine Format
XDR Library
XDR Language Specification
XDR Data Types
List of XDR Programming References
XDR Library Filter Primitives
XDR Non-Filter Primitives
Passing Linked Lists Using XDR Example
Using an XDR Data Description Example
Showing the Justification for Using XDR Example
Using XDR Example
Using XDR Array Examples
Using an XDR Discriminated Union Example
Showing the Use of Pointers in XDR Example

Chapter 5. Network Computing System

Chapter 6. Network Information Service

Chapter 7. Network Management

Chapter 8. Remote Procedure Call

Chapter 9. Sockets

Chapter 10. STREAMS

Chapter 11. Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol

Chapter 12. Xerox Network Systems