Meaning of BOOT PROTOCOL (BOOTP) in English

BOOT PROTOCOL (BOOTP)

The protocol that defines how a diskless workstation obtains its network address from another host. NeXT workstations also use BOOTP when booted to determine their NetInfo information. Defined in RFC 951 and extended by RFC 2132 . See also Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) .

Josh's Network English Glossary.      Английский словарь Josh's Network.