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Re: Name the external domain

To: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Subject: Re: Name the external domain
From: "Christopher W. Carlson" <carlson@heaven.newport.sgi.com>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 1997 10:58:10 -0700
In-reply-to: Bob Mende Pie <mende@piecomputer.engr.sgi.com> "Re: Name the external domain" (May 30, 4:04pm)
References: <199705302304.QAA63456@piecomputer.engr.sgi.com>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On May 30,  4:04pm, Bob Mende Pie wrote:
> Subject: Re: Name the external domain
>
> Given that what Vernon is looking for is a domain for those hosts that are
>       outside of the firewall
>               (yet inside of the packet filter)
>       that dont provide well known service names
>               (www.sgi.com, ftp.sgi.com)
>
> I was thought of the strip of land around a castle that is between the
> outer wall and the moat.   According to the "Castles on the web glossary"
> http://fox.nstn.ca/~tmonk/castle/glossary.html this strip of land is called
> the berm.
>
>                               /Bob...                    mailto:mende@sgi.com
>                         http://reality.sgi.com/mende/          KF6EID
>-- End of excerpt from Bob Mende Pie


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