Finger Utility

System requirements

  • Windows NT 4.0 [Workstation, Build 1381: Service Pack 4]
  • Windows Sockets 1.1 Network Support [wsock32.dll, ws2_32.dll]
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0, MFC 4.2 [mfc42.dll]

Install and Configure

Unzip retaining directory structure to any location with approx 20Mb of free space. You'll get a folder ./finger


Open workspace ./finger/finger.dsw, run build. If building debug configuration, browse info will be available.

Program's Design:

CFingerDlg class - user interaction, maintains a pool of threads CFingerThread class - creates a socket and sends messages to dialog, when socket events occur, keeps query results CFingerSocket class - implements socket, establishes connection, sends and receives data


Download source - 30 Kb


  • !!Finger..!!

    Posted by Legacy on 04/25/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: net_evol_guy

    Can we get to know the users who sent us the mail ....
    through any means appending any extra code
    in the FINGER.

    • to Alexei Veremenko

      Posted by dream_blue98 on 03/19/2008 01:47am

      thanks a million!men!

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