[TUHS] Ancient unixes
brantley at coraid.com
Sat Oct 15 23:57:49 AEST 2005
this name `internet' name space was considered and rejected. it's
harder than one would think to get details right for all networks, the
addess is only a small part of the information needed for the
connection, and keeping a name space for all the internet updated
would be very hard. instead they use a network!machine!port syntax
with the dial command.
you can follow the full development of those ideas in the following papers.
remember. seventh edition was relase in 1977.
Jimmy Carter was president, ``Anne Hall'' won best
picture, and the Chevy Nova was a big hit.
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