New 4D Plug-in Offers Cross Platform TCP Wrappers

Deep Sky Technologies has released an updated beta version of their 4D plug-in, TCP Deux 1.0.0. TCP Deux allows 4D developers to build cross platform compatibility into a variety of TCP based 4D plug-ins. According to Deep Sky Technologies:

Deep Sky Technologies, Inc., today announced the release of beta 2 of TCP Deux v1.0.0 for Macintosh and Windows. TCP Deux is a 4th Dimension component which provides cross-platform TCP wrappers for different TCP plugins available for 4th Dimension. The plugins supported within TCP Deux include 4D Internet Commands v6.7.x, Internet ToolKit v2.0.x, and Internet ToolKit v2.5.x.

With the TCP Deux component, a 4th Dimension developer can code TCP level routines without worrying about which particular plugin is going to be used. TCP Deux provides a very simple upgrade path for developers to write one set of code. With TCP Deux, a 4D developer can begin by using the free 4D Internet Commands for all TCP communications and upgrade to the commercial Internet ToolKit plugin when the needs arises, all without changing a single line of code.

Pricing for TCP Deux starts at US$99.95. You can find more information at the Deep Sky Technologies Web site.