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And your example differs from the TCP/IP state machine example in which way? Your example is doing what every other state machine does: it uses the current state and the current input to determine what the next state will be (that is, it's performing a "calculation"). Your example only strengthens my point.

In reply to Re^3: Are state machines just for parsing? by Anonymous Monk
in thread Are state machines just for parsing? by samtregar

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