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Link Number Assignments (RFC0179)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000004043D
Original Publication Date: 1971-Jun-22
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-13
Document File: 1 page(s) / 1K

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A.M. McKenzie: AUTHOR

Abstract

Today Steve Crocker asked me to announce that from now on link numbers 2-71 (decimal), inclusive, are to be valid for use in connections. Accordingly, the Host-Host Protocol Document, which I am currently writing, will contain the following "declarative specification".

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Network Working Group Alex McKenzie

Request for Comments No. 179 BBN

NIC No. 7119 22 June 1971

Category: C.9

Updates: 107

Obsoletes: none

LINK NUMBER ASSIGNMENTS

Today Steve Crocker asked me to announce that from now on link

numbers 2-71 (decimal), inclusive, are to be valid for use in

connections. Accordingly, the Host-Host Protocol Document, which I am

currently writing, will contain the following "declarative

specification".

Links are assigned as follows:

Link Number Assignment

0 Control link

2-71 Available for connections

1, 72-190 Reserved-not for current use

191 To be used only for measurement

work under the direction of the

Network Measurement Center at UCLA

192-255 Available for private experimental use

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