|PROTOCOLS(5)||File Formats Manual||PROTOCOLS(5)|
protocolsfile 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 hash mark (‘
the beginning of a comment; subsequent characters up to the end of the line
are not interpreted by the routines which search the file.
Protocol names may contain any printable character other than a field delimiter, newline, or comment character.
protocolsfile format appeared in 4.2BSD.
BUFSIZcharacters (currently 1024). Longer lines will be ignored.
|May 31, 2007||OpenBSD-6.2|