Python TCP/IP libraries: A Review


  • Ghassan Muslim Hassan Computer Science Department, College of Science, Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad-Iraq
  • Nadia Mahmood Hussien Computer Science Department, College of Science, Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad-Iraq
  • Yasmin Makki Mohialden Computer Science Department, College of Science, Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad-Iraq



TCP/IP, Asyncio, Twisted, Scapy, Protocol Implementation, Python Libraries


The Internet's core is TCP/IP, which stands for Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol. It connects network devices on the internet via communication protocols. Python has several TCP/IP packages due to its popularity and flexibility. This paper describes the most popular Python libraries for TCP/IP protocol implementation, including socket, asyncio, Twisted, and Scapy. To help developers choose a library, we compare its benefits, cons, and areas of use, including criteria other than speed and memory utilization. When making web apps, choose wisely.


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How to Cite

Hassan, G. M., Hussien, N. M., & Mohialden, Y. M. (2023). Python TCP/IP libraries: A Review. International Journal Papier Advance and Scientific Review, 4(2), 10-15.