Network interfaces for go-libp2p
The IPFS Network package handles all of the peer-to-peer networking. It connects to other hosts, it encrypts communications, it muxes messages between the network's client services and target hosts. It has multiple subcomponents:
Conn- a connection to a single Peer
MultiConn- a set of connections to a single Peer
SecureConn- an encrypted (tls-like) connection
Swarm- holds connections to Peers, multiplexes from/to each
Muxer- multiplexes between
Service- connects between an outside client service and Network.
Handler- the client service part that handles requests
It looks a bit like this:
go get libp2p/go-libp2p-net
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Check out our contributing document for more information on how we work, and about contributing in general. Please be aware that all interactions related to libp2p are subject to the IPFS Code of Conduct.
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