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Obsoleted by: 298

Network Working Group                           Ellen Westheimer
RFC #293                                        BBN
NIC #8303                                       18 January 1972
Categories:  F, G.3
Updates:  RFC 288
Obsoletes: None

                          NETWORK HOST STATUS

This RFC reports on the status of most Network Hosts from January
3 to January 15.

Several Hosts are currently excluded from the daily testing.
These Hosts fall into two categories:

1) Hosts which are not expected to be functioning on the Network as servers (available for use from other sites) on a regular basis for at least two weeks. Included here are:

Network
       Address                Site            Computer
       -------                ----            --------
         133                  BBN             PDP-10 (B)
8* SDC IBM-370/155
13 Case PDP-10 15 Ames/(Paoli) ILLIAC-(B6500)

2) Hosts which are currently intended to be users only. Included here are the Terminal IMPs, which are presently in the Network (AMES, MITRE, NBS and BBN**). This category also includes the Network Control Center Computer (Network Address 5) which is used solely for gathering statistics from the Network. Finally, included among these Hosts are the following:

Network
       Address                Site            Computer
       -------                ----            --------
          7                  Rand            IBM-360/65
73 Harvard PDP-1 12 Illinois PDP-11 19 NBS PDP-11

The tables on the next two pages summarize the Host status for
this period. ______________ 370/155. This site therefore is temporarily without any permanent Host on the network, and for this reason was not included in the daily testing for the preceding two weeks. **The BBN Terminal IMP (Network Address 158) is a prototype and as such is frequently not connected to the Network, but being used to refine and debug the Terminal IMP programs.

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*The SDC site is currently replacing their IBM 360/67 by an IBM

< In the original, the tables on this and the following page were typed > < in "landscape" format. For this online version the tables are > < compressed horizontally to fit on a "portrait"-oriented page >

"STATUS OR
NETWORK PREDICTION" ADDRESS SITE COMPUTER STATUS OR PREDICTION OBTAINED FROM ------- ---- -------- -------------------- -------------
   1     UCLA          SIGMA-7       Server                   Jon Postel
  65     UCLA          IBM-360/91    Remote Job Service now,  Bob Braden
                                      Telnet in April
2 SRI(NIC) PDP-10 Server John Melvin
  66     SRI(AI)       PDP-10        "Soon"                   Len Chaiten
   3     UCSB          IBM-360/75    Server                   Jim White
  *5     BBN(NCC)      DDP-516       Never                    Barry Wessler
69 BBN(TENEX-A) PDP-10 Server Alex McKenzie
*133 BBN(TENEX-B) PDP-10 Server(Exper.) Dan Murphy
6 MIT(Multics) H-645 Server Mike Padlipsky
  70     MIT(DM)       PDP-10        Server                   Bob Bressler
  *7     RAND          IBM-360/65    User Only                Eric Harslem
  71     RAND          PDP-10        "Soon"                   Eric Harslem
  *8     SDC           IBM-360/67    Server                   Bob Long
9 HARVARD PDP-10 Server Bob Sundberg
*73 HARVARD PDP-1 User Only Bob Sundberg
10 LINCOLN IBM-360/67 "Soon" Joel Winett 74 LINCOLN TX2 Server Will Kantrowitz 11 STANFORD PDP-10 "Soon" Andy Moorer *12 ILLINOIS PDP-11 User Only John Cravits *13 CASE PDP-10 March Charles Rose
14 CARNEGIE PDP-10 "Soon" Hal VanZoeren
*15 AMES/(PAOLI) ILLIAC/(B6500) September John McConnell
  16     AMES          IBM-360/67    "Soon"                   Wayne Hathaway
*144 AMES TIP User Only *145 MITRE TIP User Only
*19 NBS PDP-11 User Only Robert Rosenthal
*147 NBS TIP User Only *158 BBN TIP(Prototype) User Only

* Host not included in daily testing ADDR SITE COMPUTER DATE AND TIME (EASTERN) ---- ---- -------- -----------------------

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NET

1/3 1/4 1/5 1/6 1/7 1/10 1/11 1/12 1/14 1/15 1700 1330 1200 1800 0900 1730 1030 1030 1800 1000

1 UCLA(NMC) SIGMA-7 O O #D O O O O #D O O
65 UCLA(CCN) IBM-360/91 O O O D #D O O O O D
2 SRI(NIC) PDP-10 O #D O O D O O O T O
66 SRI(AI) PDP-10 D D D D D D D D D D
3 UCSB IBM-360/75 D D #D O O D D #D D D
4 UTAH PDP-10 D D #D O O D D #D D D
69 BBN(10X-A)PDP-10 O O H O O O O O D T
6 MIT(Multics)H-645 O D D D O O O D T O
70 MIT(DM) PDP-10 O O O T O O D D O T
71 RAND PDP-10 T D D T D D D D D D
9 HARVARD PDP-10 #T #D O #D D #D O T #D O
10 LL IBM-360/67 D T H D D D H D D H
74 LL TX-2 H H #D T D O H #D O O
11 STANFORD PDP-10 D D D D D D D D D D
14 CARNEGIE PDP-10 D T D D D D D D D H
16 AMES IBM-360/67 D D D D D D D D D H

where D = Dead (Destination Host either dead or inaccessible [due to network
partitioning or local IMP failure] from the BBN Terminal IMP.)

H = 1/2 Open (Destination Host opened a connection but then either
immediately closed it, or did not respond any further.)

O = Open (Destination Host opened a connection and was accessible to users.)

R = Refused (Destination Host returned a CLS to the initial RFC.)

T = Timed out (Destination Host did not complete the ICP and open a
connection within 60 seconds.

*The only service currently offered by the UCLA IBM-360/91 is a Network Job Service (NETRJS), however, the BBN Terminal IMP is not equipped to test NETRJS. We are assuming that initial connection to the NETRJS logger indicates that NETRJS is also functioning.

#These sites advertise that they may not have their system available at these times.

[ This RFC was put into machine readable form for entry ] [ into the online RFC archives by BBN Corp. under the ] [ direction of Alex McKenzie. 12/96 ]

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