>>>>> "A" == A Padgett Peterson, P E Information Security <padgett @
A> Still not seeing actual sender (sorry) so could not send reply
A> privately. The only possibly relevant reference I find in the
A> RFCs (other than in "assigned numbers") is RFC 951 ("Bootstrap
A> Protocol" - BOOTP - 1985) which refers to "Ethertip". From the
A> context it would seem to be a bootable operating system. Warmly,
A> Padgett ps Having the RFCs on CD-ROM and a text search program
A> makes searches easy 8*).
More likely a remote serial port access protocol.