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[ih] how big was the host file
Then I was wrong. 64 was just IMP numbers. Ports were separate.
How many IMPs have multiple hosts? Stanford, MIT, BBN, UCLA, I know. Who else?
> On Feb 6, 2020, at 08:40, Lars Brinkhoff <lars at nocrew.org> wrote:
> John Day wrote:
>> Lars Brinkhoff wrote:
>>> An MIT hosts file from 1973 was 134 lines.
>> Why was it so large?
>> There certainly weren?t 134 hosts on the ?Net in 1973. Wasn?t the
>> maximum number then still 64?
> Sorry, I see now the file has two lists. The first list is in
> alphabetical order, and the second is in numerical-ish order.
> There are 66 unique host numbers, of which 14 are TIPs.