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What is a byte queue?

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This might be a stupid question, but can anyone explain what a byte queue is? I understand what a queue is. So my guess is that it's a queue of bytes. But I guess I don't know what it might be used for.

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You're right about what it is. It's a queue that stores bytes. It's purpose can be varying, but one of them is a "byte-stream". A stream which holds bytes in queue format, such as sockets(You can read a byte of the socket, but you can't read the same byte again, as the data has been taken off the socket). Keyboard input is another system that would use a byte queue.

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