[standards-jig] JNG Ramblings.

Adam Theo theo at theoretic.com
Fri Aug 9 02:12:41 UTC 2002


Robert Norris wrote:
> Unfortunately, we do make life that little bit harder for people typing
> stuff into a raw socket, but how many people actually do that?

I do, pretty regularly. I do it with my own server just to test out 
connections and make sure lag to my server isn't with my client or 
what-not, and also just to play around and make sure things work the way 
I expect them to.

I second Matthias Wimmer's -1 to binary wire protocol. I know it would 
make things increadibly easy for the server and programs, but difficult 
for developers and admins.

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