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python tcp socket client / server examples
#!/usr/bin/python
import socket #for sockets
import sys #for exit
try:
#create an AF_INET, STREAM socket (TCP)
s = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)
except socket.error, msg:
print 'Failed to create socket. Error code: ' + str(msg[0]) + ' , Error message : ' + msg[1]
sys.exit();
print 'Socket Created'
host = 'www.google.com'
port = 80
try:
remote_ip = socket.gethostbyname( host )
except socket.gaierror:
#could not resolve
print 'Hostname could not be resolved. Exiting'
sys.exit()
print 'Ip address of ' + host + ' is ' + remote_ip
#Connect to remote server
s.connect((remote_ip , port))
print 'Socket Connected to ' + host + ' on ip ' + remote_ip
#!/usr/bin/python
#Socket client example in python
import socket #for sockets
import sys #for exit
#create an INET, STREAMing socket
try:
s = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)
except socket.error:
print 'Failed to create socket'
sys.exit()
print 'Socket Created'
host = 'www.google.com';
port = 80;
try:
remote_ip = socket.gethostbyname( host )
except socket.gaierror:
#could not resolve
print 'Hostname could not be resolved. Exiting'
sys.exit()
#Connect to remote server
s.connect((remote_ip , port))
print 'Socket Connected to ' + host + ' on ip ' + remote_ip
#Send some data to remote server
message = "GET / HTTP/1.1\r\n\r\n"
try :
#Set the whole string
s.sendall(message)
except socket.error:
#Send failed
print 'Send failed'
sys.exit()
print 'Message send successfully'
#Now receive data
reply = s.recv(4096)
print reply
#!/usr/bin/python
# credits: http://www.binarytides.com/python-socket-server-code-example/
'''
Simple socket server using threads
'''
import socket
import sys
HOST = '' # Symbolic name, meaning all available interfaces
PORT = 8888 # Arbitrary non-privileged port
s = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)
print 'Socket created'
#Bind socket to local host and port
try:
s.bind((HOST, PORT))
except socket.error as msg:
print 'Bind failed. Error Code : ' + str(msg[0]) + ' Message ' + msg[1]
sys.exit()
print 'Socket bind complete'
#Start listening on socket
s.listen(10)
print 'Socket now listening'
#now keep talking with the client
while 1:
#wait to accept a connection - blocking call
conn, addr = s.accept()
print 'Connected with ' + addr[0] + ':' + str(addr[1])
s.close()
#!/usr/bin/python
# credits: http://www.binarytides.com/python-socket-server-code-example/
'''
Simple socket server using threads
'''
import socket
import sys
from thread import *
HOST = '' # Symbolic name meaning all available interfaces
PORT = 8888 # Arbitrary non-privileged port
s = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)
print 'Socket created'
#Bind socket to local host and port
try:
s.bind((HOST, PORT))
except socket.error as msg:
print 'Bind failed. Error Code : ' + str(msg[0]) + ' Message ' + msg[1]
sys.exit()
print 'Socket bind complete'
#Start listening on socket
s.listen(10)
print 'Socket now listening'
#Function for handling connections. This will be used to create threads
def clientthread(conn):
#Sending message to connected client
conn.send('Welcome to the server. Type something and hit enter\n') #send only takes string
#infinite loop so that function do not terminate and thread do not end.
while True:
#Receiving from client
data = conn.recv(1024)
reply = 'OK...' + data
if not data:
break
conn.sendall(reply)
#came out of loop
conn.close()
#now keep talking with the client
while 1:
#wait to accept a connection - blocking call
conn, addr = s.accept()
print 'Connected with ' + addr[0] + ':' + str(addr[1])
#start new thread takes 1st argument as a function name to be run, second is the tuple of arguments to the function.
start_new_thread(clientthread ,(conn,))
s.close()
#!/usr/bin/python
# Socket server in python using select function
# credits: http://www.binarytides.com/python-socket-server-code-example/
import socket, select
if __name__ == "__main__":
CONNECTION_LIST = [] # list of socket clients
RECV_BUFFER = 4096 # Advisable to keep it as an exponent of 2
PORT = 5000
server_socket = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)
# this has no effect, why ?
server_socket.setsockopt(socket.SOL_SOCKET, socket.SO_REUSEADDR, 1)
server_socket.bind(("0.0.0.0", PORT))
server_socket.listen(10)
# Add server socket to the list of readable connections
CONNECTION_LIST.append(server_socket)
print "Chat server started on port " + str(PORT)
while 1:
# Get the list sockets which are ready to be read through select
read_sockets,write_sockets,error_sockets = select.select(CONNECTION_LIST,[],[])
for sock in read_sockets:
#New connection
if sock == server_socket:
# Handle the case in which there is a new connection recieved through server_socket
sockfd, addr = server_socket.accept()
CONNECTION_LIST.append(sockfd)
print "Client (%s, %s) connected" % addr
#Some incoming message from a client
else:
# Data recieved from client, process it
try:
#In Windows, sometimes when a TCP program closes abruptly,
# a "Connection reset by peer" exception will be thrown
data = sock.recv(RECV_BUFFER)
# echo back the client message
if data:
sock.send('OK ... ' + data)
# client disconnected, so remove from socket list
except:
broadcast_data(sock, "Client (%s, %s) is offline" % addr)
print "Client (%s, %s) is offline" % addr
sock.close()
CONNECTION_LIST.remove(sock)
continue
server_socket.close()
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