[ih] Arpanet physical connectors
amckenzie3 at yahoo.com
Thu Jul 23 06:12:45 PDT 2020
As mentioned in another post, BBN supplied the cable and specified the signals, but it was up to each Host to supply its own connector.
On Thursday, July 23, 2020, 9:06:31 AM EDT, Andrew G. Malis via Internet-history <internet-history at elists.isoc.org> wrote:
See http://www.bitsavers.org/pdf/bbn/imp/BBN1822_Jan1976.pdf , particularly
section 4 and Appendices B-D for a complete description.
I've also been searching for an image of the actual connector, but have
been unable to find it.
On Thu, Jul 23, 2020 at 8:02 AM Stephane Bortzmeyer via Internet-history <
internet-history at elists.isoc.org> wrote:
> Dear Internet History nerds, what did the connectors and cables of the
> ARPAnet look like?
> Were these serial cables? Seems likely because the RS-232 standard dates
> back to 1960.
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