Home Man
Search
Today's Posts
Register

Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages

BSD 2.11 - man page for protocols (bsd section 5)

PROTOCOLS(5)					 File Formats Manual					 PROTOCOLS(5)

NAME
protocols - protocol name data base
DESCRIPTION
The protocols file contains information regarding the known protocols used in the DARPA Internet. For each protocol a single line should be present with the following information: official protocol name protocol number aliases Items are separated by any number of blanks and/or tab characters. A ``#'' indicates the beginning of a com- ment; characters up to the end of the line are not interpreted by routines which search the file. Protocol names may contain any printable character other than a field delimiter, newline, or comment charac- ter.
FILES
/etc/protocols
SEE ALSO
getprotoent(3N)
BUGS
A name server should be used instead of a static file. 4.2 Berkeley Distribution May 6, 1986 PROTOCOLS(5)


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:26 PM.

Unix & Linux Forums Content CopyrightŠ1993-2018. All Rights Reserved.
UNIX.COM Login
Username:
Password:  
Show Password