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Routine Poutine
Routine Poutine
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"The PTR record would be" Does that ."arpa" ending have anything to do with the ARPANET?


Does the "arpa" in this video have anything to do with the Advanced Research Projects Agency that helped build the internet?

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According to this page arpa in in-addr.arpa stands for “Address and Routing Parameter Area”