>it looks to me that you are trying to use the old network interface
>from AT&T. (the ti.... calls)
>This is not a standard protocol like TCP/IP and to my knowledge only
>AT&T Unix and eventually in Unixware.
Neither close nor a cigar ... the tiuser.h is related to the
STREAMS interface, spiffy but not available on BSDish systems
or Linux ...
>Try man 2 socket and have a look on socket programming.
>> i am new to linux. currently i have tried to programme in
>>linux. i refered to the bookj Nework Programming Interfaces printed by
>>Unix Press. i tried to run the sample program in the book and than
>>found that there is an include file missing from Linux include
>> the file is <tiuser.h>. is there any file equavilant to the
>>file above? or should i use another approach to program the network
... see above, not out of the box. You might forget about it and
restrict yourself to plain BSD sockets for the time being.
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