[ Previous | Next | Contents | Home | Search ]
7318 Model S20 Guide and Reference


ICMP. See Internet Control Message Protocol.

Internet. The Internet (spelled with initial capitalization) is the Internet System.

Internet Control Message Protocol. ICMP is used by a router or destination host to communicate with a source host, for example, to report an error in datagram processing. ICMP uses the basic support of IP as if ICMP were a higher level protocol; however, ICMP is actually an integral part of IP and must be implemented by every IP module.

Internet address. Consists of a four octet (32 bit) source or destination address consisting of a Network portion and a host portion.

Internet Protocol (IP). The network level protocol used by UNIX internetworking.

internetwork. A super network made up of two or more networks able to communicate with each other through router. See router.

IP. See Internet Protocol.

[ Previous | Next | Contents | Home | Search ]