Are questions from developers about, for example, writing a routing daemon on topic? I'm thinking specifically about question like internal application processes rather than how the protocol works. The on/off topic list is silent on this matter.
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On Topic: questions about the protocol design and features. The Net Prot design/theory I think would cover this.
Off Topic: questions about how to write the software to implement network protocols. Other examples of off-topic programming material: how a programming / kernel network API should work, or how to use a programming / kernel API.
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