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Boost ASIO basics

Boost ASIO library is the defacto standard for network and low-level I/O programming. It has a great documentation available online, but there are a lot of methods and classes in the library. Therefore, if it is your first attempt to use it, it can be a bit challenging. Since there is a lot of ground to cover in the Boost ASIO library, I will only cover the work scheduler and the synchronous methods in this post. The asynchronous methods and timers will be covered in following posts. During this... (read more)