I have some xp machines that I need to network together. Each of the machines has to send out data packets to a master machine. I am planning on tcp/ip across the network with the server program on the master and the client on the other machines. What I would like to do, is to have the client code send the information via packets to the server app on the server machine.
Would like to do this in c++ cpp as that I have already written the client machines software. Originally these were stand alone apps but we need to link them for data management.
I have found an open source tcp/ip library on the web, komodia. However, was wondering if there are alternatives via winsock api and basic documentation to get me on my way. Everytime I try something new I feel again like a newb...
Thanks in advance.