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Function std.stdio.openNetwork

Experimental network access via the File interface

File openNetwork (
  string host,
  ushort port

Opens a TCP connection to the given host and port, then returns a File struct with read and write access through the same interface as any other file (meaning writef and the byLine ranges work!).


Only works on Linux


Walter Bright, Andrei Alexandrescu, Alex Rønne Petersen


Boost License 1.0.