Smallest TCP/IP code?

From: Jochen Kunz <>
Date: Fri Feb 18 02:58:17 2005

On Thu, 17 Feb 2005 21:10:44 -0500
Paul Koning <> wrote:

> Tom> Any ideas on what the smallest/easiest to port TCP and IP code
> Tom> might be? I keep having this abberant idea of writing TCP/IP
> Tom> code for the Data General Nova, for RDOS, for a mapped
> Tom> foreground/background system.
> Anyway, the BSD 2.x code might be helpful; after all that fits into a
> PDP-11. And it's written in C.
I just thought the same.

> As for the compiler, you could do a Nova port for GCC... :-)
Or modify the 2.x BSD cc to emit code for the Nova... I know that the
old BSD PCC was extended to support ANSI C and emit PDP-10 code for the
PDP-10 port of NetBSD because PCC is so small and simple.
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