Nearly all TCP/IP-related protocols discussed in this book are described in RFC documents. These documents can be freely downloaded from many sites on the Internet, including http://www.faqs.org. Some RFC documents listed here are referenced in the text explicitly; others provide useful background material.
Internet Protocol, J. Postel, September 1981, 44 pp.
Broadcasting Internet Datagrams in the Presence of Subnets, J. Mogul, October 1984.
Internet Standard Subnetting Procedure, J. Mogul and J. Postel, August 1985.
Routing Information Protocol, C. Hedrick, June 1988, 32 pp.
Host Extensions for IP Multicasting, S. Deering, August 1989.
Path MTU Discovery, J. Mogul and S. Deering, November 1990.
Definitions of Managed Objects for Bridges, E. Decker, P. Langille, A. Rijsinghani, and K. McCloghrie, December 1991, 40 pp.
Multiprotocol Encapsulation over ATM Adaptation Layer 5, Juha Heinanen, July 1993, 15 pp.
An Architechure for IP Address Allocation with CIDR, Y. Rekhter and T. Li, September 1993.
Classless Inter-Domain Routing (CIDR): An Address Assignment and Aggregation Strategy, V. Fuller, T. Li, J. Yu, and K. Vanadhan, September 1993.
Host Anycasting Service, C. Partridge, T. Mendez, and W. Milliken, November 1993, 13 pp.
The OSPF NSSA Option, R. Coltun and V. Fuller, March 1994, 15 pp.
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