Link Control Protocol


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Link Control Protocol

(protocol)
A protocol used to automatically agree upon encapsulation format options, handle varying packet size limits, authenticate the identity of its peer on the link, determine when a link is functioning properly and when it is defunct, detect a looped-back link and other common misconfiguration errors, and terminate the link.

[RFC 1570].
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org), a non-profit industry association that advances the use of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, today announced the adoption and release of the Logical Link Control Protocol (LLCP) specification, which supports bi-directional communications between NFC-compliant devices.
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In addition to the SONET/SDH analysis functionality, the NIC and NAA, with the new IP-over-SONET option, allow network technicians to verify point-to-point protocol (PPP) link establishment procedures, including link control protocol (LCP) and IP control protocol (IPCP).