binary protocol notes from the facebook hackathon

Brad Fitzpatrick brad at
Wed Jul 11 17:29:17 UTC 2007

On Wed, 11 Jul 2007, Dustin Sallings wrote:

> 	I found a problem when implementing this.  Given the above
> structure, we always know the length of a key, but we can't know the
> location of a key unless we know how to process the given command.

If you don't know a command, and how to parse said unknown command, why do
you care about finding the key?

- Brad

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