Re: telnet SUPRESS-TELNET option...

Graham Campbell (
Wed, 20 Jul 88 10:15:41 EDT

        From: thumper! (Phil R. Karn)
        Organization: Bell Communications Research, Inc
        Subject: Re: telnet SUPRESS-TELNET option...

        In my PC implementation, the Telnet receive code first scans a receive
        buffer for the IAC character using the memchr() C library routine. This
        is a fast binary search routine implemented in assembler; it is
Nooo, binary search works on ordered lists, you don't sort the buffer first
do you? :-)
        analogous to the strchr() (aka index) routine for ascii strings.

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