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[ih] birth of the Internet?

Dave CROCKER wrote:
> NSFNet really qualifies as the /final/ stage of development of the 
> Internet, before fully commercial adoption.
As I recall, Roger Fradenburgh had the job of turning off the ARPANET, 
at its end-of-life.  I was in the next office at BBN when net 10 went 
down, and bits just kept humming across the Internet.   One of the 
sadder moments in Internet history.


In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice.
In<fnord>  practice, there is.   .... Yogi Berra