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Addition to the Very Distant Host specifications (RFC0591)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000003667D
Original Publication Date: 1973-Nov-29
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Aug-15
Document File: 2 page(s) / 1K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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D.C. Walden: AUTHOR

Abstract

It has been brought to my attention that the following sentence should be added to the Very Distant Host specification in Appendix F of BBN report 1822, Specifications for the Interconnection of a Host and an IMP, to the paragraph beginning on page F-5 and ending on page F-7:

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Network Working Group                                   D. Walden

Request for Comments: #591                              BBN-Net

NIC: #20327                                             29 November 1973

            Addition to the Very Distant Host Specification

     It has been brought to my attention that the following sentence

should be added to the Very Distant Host specification in Appendix F of

BBN report 1822, Specifications for the Interconnection of a Host and an

IMP, to the paragraph beginning on page F-5 and ending on page F-7:

"Null packets do not use a channel (nor a channel number) when sent and

are not acknowledged when received."

     Please file this RFC with your copy of BBN report 1822 until 1822

is next updated.

DCW/nlg

RECEIVED AT NIC DECEMBER 3, 1973

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