Basic socket module in Python
Sockets for specific network protocols (such as TCP / IP, ICMP / IP, UDP / IP , etc.) suite of applications on the network providers portable object for the current standard.
They allow the program to accept and carry out the connection, such as sending and receiving data. In order to establish a communication channel, each endpoint network communications have a socket object is extremely important.
BSD UNIX socket as part of the core of the system, and they are also used by many other UNIX-like operating systems, including Linux adopted.
Many non-BSD UNIX systems (eg ms-dos, windows, os / 2, mac os and most mainframe environments) provide support for the socket to form the library.
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