manish wrote:

> i m writing a client-server kind of application... now, what are the
> factors that i should affect my choice of the protocol (UDP or TCP ).
> do the traffic between the nodes affect the choice of protocol.

Because folks should not write new packet-level protocols until they have
written applications that re-use established protocols (HTTP, FTP, IRC,
etc.) I smell homework.

Phlip <-- NOT a blog!!!