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With all the stress of studying for a test everyone needs some relief with some great networking jokes!

asked in CSC335_Spring2019 by (2.3k points)

Sure, sounds sufficiently on-topic to me.

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A man is out at the store when he gets a text from his wife:
"Make sure to get a gallon of milk, and if they have eggs, get a dozen. XOXO"
The man comes back with 12 gallons of milk.

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I just made up a couple new ones:

How do you communicate with www.mcdonalds.com? ... You have to send a packet to its BIG MAC address!

This one needs to be spoken...

Alice: "If you're part of two networks, then what network should I send your data across?"
Bob: "Ethernet would be fine."

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I'd tell you a UDP joke, but you might not get it.

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Im a fan of the Oct 31 => Dec 25 joke that Stonedahl used in architecture last term

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Person 1: How did you like my HTTP 200 joke ?
Person 2: It was Ok.

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Me: I'm so sorry, my dog ate my homework

Professor: Your dog ate your online networking assignment?



Me: Yeah, it took him a couple bytes

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I was going to tell a good 404 joke, but I couldn't find one.

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Why did c++ decide to not go out with c?

Because quite frankly, c just has no class

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The programmer got stuck in the shower because the instructions on the shampoo bottle said: "Lather, Rinse, Repeat".

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Q: Why do Java programmers wear glasses?

A: They can't C#.

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  • Why does Python live on land?
  • Because it's above C level!
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It is funny because it is true...

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There are 10 type of people in this world. People who understand binary and people who do not.

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There are 10 types of people on Earth. Those who know binary, and those who do not.

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UDP is just not good at telling jokes. Too many people just don't get them.

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Four engineers get into a car. The car won't start, and each engineer tries to guess the problem.

Mechanical engineer: "The starter must be broken."
Electrical engineer: "I think it has a dead battery."
Chemical engineer: "Impurities in the gasoline."
IT engineer: "Lets all get out of the car, and then get back in."

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How many programmers does it take to change a light bulb?
None, that's a hardware problem.

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A programmer's wife tells him, "While you're at the store, buy some eggs"
He never comes back...

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My wife told me to take the spider out instead of killing it.

We had some drinks, cool guy, wants to be a web developer.

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"Knock knock..."

"Who's there?"

"Denial of Service Attack"

"Denial of Service Attack wh..."


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