by Darius Kazemi, July 30 2019
More distribution lists
RFC-211 (PDF) is titled “ARPA Network Mailing Lists”. It's authored by Jeanne North and dated August 18, 1971.
The technical content
This RFC updates RFC-168, and consists of three different distribution list for documents related to ARPANET. As in RFC-168, List A is essentially the critical sites that need information as soon as possible, and lists B and C are for secondary sites.
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I'm Darius Kazemi. I'm an independent technologist and artist. I do a lot of work on the decentralized web with ActivityPub, including a Node.js reference implementation, an RSS-to-ActivityPub converter, and a fork of Mastodon, called Hometown. You can support my work via my Patreon.