Internet in a Nutshell

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Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed
Page xi
para. 3: changed "out culture" to "our culture"

Anonymous    Jan 01, 1998
Printed
Page vi
changed the starting page for Chapter 4 from 69 to 68 to reflect

changes made for last reprint

Anonymous    Apr 01, 1998
Printed
Page 12
line 3 of text: changed "Figure 1-5" to "Figure 1-4"

Anonymous    Apr 01, 1998
Printed
Page 68-71
inserted the missing table (4-1), which added a page, so this

chapter now starts on p. 68 and ends on 71. Here is the new table: Table 4-1: Internet Servers and What They Provide Server Protocol Information It Provides -------------------------------------------------------------------------- ftp File Transfer Protocol Text and binary files that are organized in a hierarchical structure, much like a family tree gopher Transfer Control Text and binary files that are Protocol/Internet organized in a menu structure Protocol (TCP/IP) http Hypertest Transfer Hypertext/hypermedia files (i.e, Protocal multimedia documents that contain links to images, sounds, or other multimedia documents on the World Wide Web) mail Post Office Protocol Messages sent via electronic mail (POP) Version 3 and Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) news Networks News Transfer Newsgroups that are organized in Protocol (NNTP) a hierarchical structure __________________________________________________________________________

Anonymous    Jan 01, 1998
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Page 91
bullet item -2: the URL

"http://www.linkmonster.com/whatsnew.html" no longer has a space in it and bullet item -1: the URL "http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/InternetIndex/" no longer has a space in it

Anonymous    Apr 01, 1999