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FilledSmallSquare LinkCreate["name"] creates a MathLink link with the specified name for another program to connect to.

FilledSmallSquare LinkCreate[ ] picks an unused port on your computer system and creates a MathLink link on it.

FilledSmallSquare LinkCreate returns a LinkObject.

FilledSmallSquare You can use LinkCreate and LinkConnect to set up peer-to-peer communication between two Mathematica processes.

FilledSmallSquare The option LinkProtocol specifies the underlying data transport protocol to use.

FilledSmallSquare LinkCreate internally calls a function analogous to the MLOpenArgv() function in the MathLink library.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.13.6.

FilledSmallSquare See also: LinkConnect, LinkLaunch, LinkClose.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 3.