STD 8 refers to two
Internet Engineering Task Force
The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) is an open standards organization, which develops and promotes voluntary Internet standards, in particular the technical standards that comprise the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP). It has no formal ... standard
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s proposed by Jonathan B. Postel
and Joyce K. Reynolds
University of Southern California
, mottoeng = "Let whoever earns the palm bear it"
, religious_affiliation = Nonsectarian - Methodist
Methodism, also called the Methodist movement, is a group of historically related denominations
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* Religious de ... Information Sciences Institute
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Request for Comments
A Request for Comments (RFC) is a publication in a series, from the principal technical development and standards-setting bodies for the Internet
The Internet (or internet) is the global system of interconnected computer networks tha ...
published in May 1983.
Among other features
Telnet is an application protocol used on the Internet
The Internet (or internet) is the global system of interconnected s that uses the (TCP/IP) to communicate between networks and devices. It is a ' that consists of private, publ ...
protocol was assigned server port
* STD 8 (RFC 854): Telnet Protocol Specification
* STD 8 (RFC 855): Telnet Option Specifications
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