May 26, 2018

Servers for accessing CD-ROM books via TCP/IP

This EBNETD distribution contains three server commands ebnetd, ndtpd and ebhttpd. They are servers for accessing CD-ROM book on remote host via TCP/IP.

ebnetd ebnetd is a server of EBNET protocol which is designed to communicate with EB Library. For more details about EB Library.

ndtpd ndtpd is an NDTP Network Dictionary Transfer Protocol server. The first implementation of the NDTP esrver is `dserver’. ndtpd has upper compatibility with dserver-2.2.

ebhttpd ebhttpd is a WWW World Wide Web server. It supprts HTTP/1.0 and HTTP/1.1 Hypertext Transfer Protocol version 1.0 and 1.1.

The servers support CD-ROM books of EB, EBG, EBXA, EBXA-C, S-EBXA and EPWING formats. The servers can run as a standalone daemons by default, but can also run as children of `inetd’.

In addition, you must follow the licenses of your CD-ROM books. Though EBNETD is free software, your books may not be free. Don’t open your books to unlicensed hosts nor users.