Internet Protocols

It is fairly common for implementations to use 576-byte datagrams whenever they can’t verify that the entire path is able to handle larger packets. This rather conservative strategy is used because of the number of implementations with bugs in the …

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Searching the Internet Essential Computers Series

Many of the search engines will give you results with a relevancy ranking. This means that the search engine has listed the “hits” according to how close it thinks the search matches your enquiry. But a word of warning, the …

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