(Maybe off topic) Can someone explain what a finite state machine is?

Abhijeet Mahagaonkar abhijeet.manohar at gmail.com
Tue Jul 19 16:48:15 CEST 2011

You might wanna have a look at theory of computation.
in this lecture series you will have an explanation for FSM from the ground


On Tue, Jul 19, 2011 at 7:02 PM, Matty Sarro <msarro at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hey everyone. I am currently reading through an RFC, and it mentions
> that a client and server half of a transaction are embodied by finite
> state machines. I am reading through the wikipedia article for finite
> state machines, and sadly it's going a bit above my head. I don't
> really have a background in engineering, and would really love to
> understand what is being said. Does anyone have a simple way to
> explain it?
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