talkd, in.talkd - server for talk program
talkd is a server used by the talk(1) program. It listens at the udp
port indicated in the ``talk'' service description; see services(5).
The actual conversation takes place on a tcp connection that is estab-
lished by negotiation between the two machines involved.
talk(1), services(5), inetd(8C)
The protocol is architecture dependent, and can not be relied upon to
work between Sun systems and other machines.
9 September 1987 TALKD(8C)