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ARPAWOCKY (RFC0527)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000003645D
Original Publication Date: 1973-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-May-22
Document File: 1 page(s) / 2K

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R. Merryman: AUTHOR

Abstract

Twas brillig, and the Protocols Did USER-SERVER in the wabe. All mimsey was the FTP, And the RJE outgrabe,

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Network Working Group                                    R. Merryman  (UCSD-CC)
Request for Comments:  527                                              6/22/73


                              ARPAWOCKY


                    Twas brillig, and the Protocols
                         Did USER-SERVER in the wabe.
                    All mimsey was the FTP,
                         And the RJE outgrabe,

                    Beware the ARPANET, my son;
                         The bits that byte, the heads that scratch;
                    Beware the NCP, and shun
                         the frumious system patch,

                    He took his coding pad in hand;
                         Long time the Echo-plex he sought.
                    When his HOST-to-IMP began to limp
                         he stood a while in thought,

                    And while he stood, in uffish thought,
                         The ARPANET, with IMPish bent,
                    Sent packets through conditioned lines,
                         And checked...