OT: Anybody know what LARP is?
sean at donelan.com
Thu May 29 02:35:56 UTC 2003
On Wed, 28 May 2003, Karyn Ulriksen wrote:
> I know that this is off topic and that there is probably a forum somewhere
> more appropriate, so I'll appreciate any direction as to where would be
Try to make it on topic. Locus was bought by Computer Associates, which
has apparently "hijacked" their networks instead of returning them to ARIN :-)
> whois -h whois.arin.net 22.214.171.124
OrgName: Computer Associates International
Address: 1 CA Plaza
> But I couldn't think of a group that would more likely know what Locus
> Address Resolution Protocol (LARP) is. I've been Googling variations and
> cross references for LARP for the past hour and am starting to think it's a
> trick question :). All I can find is all the thousands of RFCs on the AINA
> numbering for it, but not what the protocol does. If anyone can throw me a
> bone, I'd really appreciate it.
I believe it was part of Locus' distributed file system protocol. Try
searching for papers by Geral Popek.
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