Reply to post: Re: After you. No, after you!

What happens when a Royal Navy warship sees a NATO task force headed straight for it? A crash course in Morse

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Re: After you. No, after you!

Sounds vaguely familiar. Maybe that excessive courtesy was part of what led to Carrier Sense Military Access with Collision Detect (or something like that). Also led to pseudo-random backoff so that "after you" episodes (as per your example) could be avoided?

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