Re: tcp connection
On Sat, 17 Jun 2000, Chris Wagner wrote:
> At 10:48 PM 6/16/00 -0500, Sanjeev Gupta wrote:
> >Sockets? Butyou would definitely have seen this more than a couple of
> No, not sockets, sockets are way down on the stack. This is the protocol
> that says what the octets mean and do. It's the common thread among all the
> high level protocols and is directly below them in the stack. But I can't
> think of the darn name.
XDR? I think that is the Sun (or Xerox) standard for endian-ness in
network octet encoding.
This thread should make interesting reading in the archives.