SGI™ Internet Server Administrator's Guide

Document Number: 007-4262-004


Written by Lori Johson

Edited by Rick Thompson

Illustrated by Chris Wengelski

Production by Diane Ciardelli

Engineering contributions by Bao Phac Do, Jim Dethlefson, Anietie Ekanem, Kirk Erickson, Rafael Seidl, Mary Sprowl, Ken Trant


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Record of Revision

Revision 001February 2000 
Original publication

Revision 002April 2000 
Corrections to the ISE 1.0 released version

Revision 003May 2000 
Supports ISE 1.2

Revision 004December 2000 
Supports ISE 1.2.1