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Interesting Request For Comments (RFC's)
The following RFC's are a few of the many with historical or other particular
1, Host Software, the first RFC written by Steve Crocker on April
1000, The Request For Comments Reference Guide, includes a description by
Steve Crocker of the development of the Internet.
- RFC 1118, The
Hitchhikers Guide to the Internet.
1173, Responsibilities of host and Network Managers, A Summary of
the Oral Tradition of the Internet.
1336, Who's Who in the Internet, provides biographical info on several influential
members of the Internet community.
1700, Assigned Numbers, historical values for IP protocol
codes, TCP port numbers, and Telnet Option Codes.
1812, Requirements for IP Version 4 Routers, describes Internet network
1983, Internet Users' Glossary, definitions of Internet terms.
- RFC 2223, Instructions
to Authors, information on writing an RFC.
2700 and successors, Internet Official Protocol Standards, the current list
of RFC's describing Internet standards.