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How to creat a simple chat program

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I've learnt C++ for one month and half (by reading the book C++:How to program).Now I really would like to know that which book would you recommend to buy to learn about TCP/IP,to make Internet application:chat,voice chat,ftp in C++....Now I really want to make a simple chat program but I don't have any clues how to do it.I need your help badly.Btw,I'm using C++ Bulider Enterprise as my compiler.
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As for books I can recommend UNIX Network Programming, Volume 1, Second Edition: Networking APIs: Sockets and XTI, by Richard Stevens, but it is really advanced one. I can also recommend his TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 1 if you want to know about different protocols. Also check tutorial http://www.ecst.csuchico.edu/~beej/guide/net/. Check also http://codeguru.developer.com/internet/index.shtml it has a good example of a chat program. There is also an example of a chat program on MSDN
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proskig,are you using C++ Builder compiler ? If so pls tell me some good books to learn about using C++ Builder,GUI application.I'm still  new to C++.By the way,thanks for that link
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No, I am not using Borland C++ Builder, but as for books I can recommend another link: http://www.accu.org/bookreviews/public/reviews/0sb/borland.htm
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