[ih] Any suggestions for first uses of "e-mail" or "email"?
Brian E Carpenter
brian.e.carpenter at gmail.com
Sat Aug 8 07:03:12 PDT 2015
The available CLNP address format (GOSIP aka DECNET phase V) was fixed length however. And would have been a privacy nightmare.
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On 8 Aug 2015 13:54, at 13:54, John Curran <jcurran at istaff.org> wrote:
>On Aug 8, 2015, at 6:46 AM, Randy Bush <randy at psg.com> wrote:
>>> Eventually an OSI connectionless mode was developed CLNP but never
>>> gained much popularity.
>> today, most of the big backbones use is-is, which is over clnp
>Indeed - we could have easily ended up with TCP/UDP over CLNP (TUBA)
>as IPng, as it worked just fine...
>Ultimately, the concerns about potential change control arguments with
>resulted using CLNP's address format for IPv6, only with a fixed
>(Those dealing with virtualization today will curse loudly someday when
>discover that we actively chose to undo existing, working variable
>addressing in defining IPv6...)
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