Eggdev: The state of eggdrop1.9

Jeff Fisher guppy at techmonkeys.org
Sun Apr 22 20:20:55 CST 2007


>> 5. Allow binary data in some kind of messages, like "zapf" (what does
>>    that mean anyway?) That could easily be done by escaping a newline to
>>    '\n', a backslash to '\\' and a null byte to '\0'. This way it's
>>    still a text protocol and the scripts don't have to worry about
>>    sending binary data.
> 
> Good idea. I'm fine with escaping.

What about something like this

http://www.dlitz.net/proto/netstrings-abnf.txt




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