This article is from the Token Ring FAQ, by James Messer James@NetworkUptime.com with numerous contributions by others.
This FAQ will attempt to explain and decipher the intricacies of
token ring networking and answer some of the most common questions
relating to token ring networks. Although it contains technical
information, this FAQ is best used as an introduction to token ring
networking. See section [7.1] for token ring book and publication
1.2 Who maintains this FAQ? (comp.dcom.lans.token-ring)
This FAQ is maintained by James Messer <James@NetworkUptime.com>.
Questions, comments, corrections, and contributions are encouraged!
1.3 Where can this FAQ be found? (comp.dcom.lans.token-ring)
This FAQ will be posted to the comp.dcom.lans.token-ring newsgroup
on the first of each month. An archive of the FAQ can be found at:
A HTTP version of this FAQ can be found at:
1.4 Who provides information to the FAQ? (comp.dcom.lans.token-ring)
In many cases, the FAQ questions and answers are summarized from the
comp.dcom.lans.token-ring newsgroup. Other submissions to the FAQ
were contributed by:
Lawrence L. Baldwin <email@example.com>
Kris Carlier <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Neil Jarvis <Neil.Jarvis@york.microvitec.co.uk>
Bernie Keenan <email@example.com>
John Kristoff <JTKRISTO@hewitt.com>
Mark R. Kuijper <Mark.Kuijper@cmg.nl>
Richard F. Masoner <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Michele Mastroianni <email@example.com>
Send any corrections or FAQ additions to James@NetworkUptime.com.
Our thanks to all who have provided information to the FAQ! Keep
those submissions coming!