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Retention of Identifying Header Data

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036421D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Irwin, JW [+details]

Abstract

A method is described in which a simple serial channel, when placed in a special listening mode, retains a portion of the header data of the first frame in a sequence of related frames in the receive registers so that the registers contain a composite header at the completion of the sequence.