Internet and Intranet Applications with PowerBuilder 6
Tom Cervenka
  • December 2000
  • ISBN 9781884777608
  • 390 pages
  • printed in black & white
This title is out of print and no longer for sale.

If you're a PowerBuilder programmer, Internet and Intranet Applicationswith PowerBuilder 6 is your ticket to learning Web.PB and related technologies. The book covers everything you need to know to build web browser and server programs with the PowerBuilder 6 Internet Toolkit. Also covered is how to write winsock programs with PB, and Distributed PB is covered to the extent necessary to learn Web.PB.

What's inside

  • Ramp up quickly to program with the Internet Toolkit
  • Build Internet applications with Web.PB, Windows Plug-in/ActiveX and Datawindow plug-in
  • PB6 Web programming details such as:
  • Infrastructure: Web servers, browsers and architecture
  • Implementation: Distributed PB servers, remote objects and distributed functions
  • Interfaces: common Gateway Interface, NSAPI, ISAPI
  • Protocols and languages: HTTP, HTML, JavaScript, VBScript
  • Winsock programming with PB: How to send Internet mail with PB6

About the author

Tom Cervenka is a software architect at the University of Illinois with seven years of PowerBuilder experience. He is the author of the FTP/Winsock sample and coauthor of the PB/CIS sample of PB4 in the Application Gallery that ships with PowerBuilder 5.