Routing Information Protocol


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Routing Information Protocol

(networking)
(RIP) A distance vector, as opposed to link state, routing protocol. RIP is an Internet standard Interior Gateway Protocol defined in STD 34, RFC 1058 and updated by RFC 1388.

See also Open Shortest Path First.

Routing Information Protocol

(networking)
(RIP) A companion protocol to IPX for exchange of routing information in a Novell network. RIP has been partly superseded by NLSP. It is not related to the Internet protocol of the same name.
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Data Connection Limited (DCL), the world's leading provider of communications protocol software, today announced availability of its Routing Information Protocol product, DC-RIP.
both the local and remote networks via Routing Information Protocol (RIP) packets.
In addition, the communications server supports full routing of IP packets for LAN-to-LAN connections using the Routing Information Protocol (RIP) for propagating addresses within interconnected networks.