[ih] order of source and destination address in IP header
dhc2 at dcrocker.net
Fri Mar 25 08:00:31 PST 2005
On Fri, 25 Mar 2005 09:45:59 -0500, David P. Reed wrote:
> TCP and later the IP layer was expected to be a protocol *between
> gateways* at all the points in time being described.
this implies a role like x.75, rather than end-to-end. it also would make the
need for tcp questionable.
i wasn't tracking the work very closely, at the time it was being done, by my
understanding was that it was always envisioned as an end-to-end overlay,
rather than merely between gateways.
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