Request For Comments summary notes: 700-799
RFC - Informational
(November 1982; No errata)
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RFC 800 (Informational)
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Network Working Group J. Postel
Request for Comments: 800 J. Vernon
Requests For Comments Summary
This RFC is a slightly annotated list of the 100 RFCs from RFC 700
through RFC 799. This is a kind of status report on these RFCs.
RFC Author Date Title
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799 Mills Sep 81 Internet Name Domains
A suggestion that, as the internet grows, the space of host names
cannot remain a flat space of globally unique names, and that a
hierarchy of name domains be introduced; see also RFC 822.
798 Katz Sep 81 Decoding Facsimile Data From the
A description of the encoding/decoding procedure for Rapicom450
797 Katz Sep 81 Format for Bitmap Files
The description of a simple file format for bitmap data.
796 Postel Sep 81 Address Mappings
A description of the way the addresses of a few actual networks are
mapped into internet addresses.
795 Postel Sep 81 Service Mappings
A description of how the internet type of service is mapped into the
actual service parameters of a few particular networks, and vice
794 Cerf Sep 81 Pre-Emption
Discusses how pre-emption of TCP connection can be implemented.
Replaces IEN 125.
793 Postel Sep 81 Transmission Control Protocol
The specification of TCP. Replaces RFCs 761 and 675.
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792 Postel Sep 81 Internet Control Message Protocol
The specification of ICMP. Replaces RFCs 777 and 760.
791 Postel Sep 81 Internet Protocol
The specification of IP. Replaces RFC 760.
790 Postel Sep 81 Assigned Numbers
The list of numbers assigned for networks, protocols, etc. Replaces
RFCs 776, 770, 762, 758, 755, 750, 739, 604.
789 Rosen Jul 81 Vulnerabilities of Network Control
Protocols: An Example
A description of an outage in ARPANET service and the process of
determining the cause; also, subtleties of designing network
788 Postel Nov 81 Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
An old version; see RFC 821.
787 Chapin July 81 Connectionless Data Transmission
A discussion of datagram service. Intended for submission to
international standards bodies.
786 Sluizer July 81 Mail Transfer Protocol: ISI TOPS20
The description of the way mail is passed between the MTP and the
NIMAIL programs in ISI TOPS20. Outdated.
785 Sluizer July 81 Mail Transfer Protocol: ISI TOPS20
The description of the file format for passing mail to the MTP program
from user mail programs in ISI TOPS20. Outdated.
784 Sluizer July 81 Mail Transfer Protocol: ISI TOPS20
The description of the program structure for the MTP implementation in
the ISI TOPS20. Outdated.
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783 Sollins June 81 The TFTP Protocol Revision 2
The specification of TFTP. Replaces RFCs 768, 764 and IEN 133.
782 Nabielsky undated A Virtual Terminal Management Model
A description of the elements of a virtual terminal and the management
of communications between them.
781 Su May 81 A Specification of the Internet
Protocol IP Timestamp Option
The description of IP Timestamp option, now included in the IP
specification (RFC 791).
780 Sluizer May 81 Mail Transfer Protocol
An outdated Mail protocol; see RFC 821.
779 Killian Apr 81 TELNET SEND-LOCATION Option
Definition of this Telnet option.
778 Mills 18 Apr 81 DCNet Internet Clock Service
Specifies a format and procedure for the exchange of messages to
maintain synchronized clocks.
777 Postel Apr 81 Internet Control Message Protocol
An old version; see RFC 792.
776 Postel Jan 81 Assigned Numbers
An old version; see RFC 790.
775 Mankins Dec 80 Directory Oriented FTP Commands
The definition of additional FTP Commands related to directory
774 Postel Oct 80 Internet Protocol Handbook Table of
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