provides the function open_net() whose pathname argument can be an FTP or HTTP URL
'Libopennet' lets developers open_net() files or URLs and get a file descriptor back that they can use to read data from. It supports HTTP (read-only) and FTP (read or write). It also comes with read_net() to do a forceful read(), and lseek_net() for calling lseek on the socket/file.
released on 18 December 2006
24 November 2004
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