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[ih] Internet addressing history section

> On Feb 13, 2019, at 8:27 PM, Grant Taylor <internet-history at gtaylor.tnetconsulting.net> wrote:
> ...
> Does the "Internet History" mailing list mean that it's Internet 
> Protocol /centric/?  

Speaking as list creator and admin:

The list is intended for that focus, which does include related technologies (as per the next answer).

> Or is it okay to segue into other protocols that 
> (at least once upon a time) had large global network presence?  

Preferably ones that evolved into, influenced, interconnected with, or competed directly with the Internet.

> If the 
> latter is the case, then I think IPX/SPX, NetBIOS (NetBEUI), Banyan 
> VINES, SNA, AppleTalk, DECnet, you name it have some room to be 
> discussed.  

Those all would be fine, as would be OSI, X.25, ATM, AlohaNet, etc. 

Teletype (telex) and SS7 are examples that would be out of scope unless there?s some Internet relation in the question posted.

Again, preferably there?s a reason to discuss them here - either a relation to the Internet or an expectation that someone here might know an answer or provide a referral that can be provided privately.