[ih] Any suggestions for first uses of "e-mail" or "email"?

Dave Crocker dhc2 at dcrocker.net
Sun Aug 30 16:49:42 PDT 2015

On 8/30/2015 8:09 AM, Vint Cerf wrote:
> I used to manage the TYMNET engineering team when I was SVP at MCI and
> the protocols were by no means slapdash. They were quite carefully
> thought out. T

I remember hearing a presentation about their packet protocols and was
impressed how well-tailored it was for the specific terminal traffic it

I especially liked reference to a pacman-like function.  When the user
hit control-c, the packet that got sent ate any preceding terminal
traffic that it encountered along the way to the server...

Dave Crocker
Brandenburg InternetWorking

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