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Can somebody recommend a free C++ open source library which I will use to build a networked game using UDP. Must be available for Windows/Linux/Mac. As lightweight as possible please.

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There are some libraries which may do even more than what you need, not very light weight but completely reliable I think you can even use Net portion of the library instead using them as a whole:


you can also take a look at this Quetions:

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Have SDL downloaded now. Will try it. –  Ciaran Jan 2 '12 at 23:25

You could try http://enet.bespin.org/.

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Will do. Have heard about enet so its worth a look. –  Ciaran Jan 2 '12 at 23:26

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