Glossary of Internet Terms
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(last updated 22 October 2012)
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- An ethernet standard for cable. The 10 refers to its 10 Mbps bandwidth, the base to single channel baseband, and the 2 to its 200 meter effective range. It uses thin coaxial cable.
- An ethernet standard for cable. The 10 refers to its 10 Mbps bandwidth, the base to single channel baseband, and the T to Twisted pair. The cable uses two pairs of unshielded twisted wires.
- Third generation, as applied to cell phone connections. Being replaced by 4G and LTE.
- 404 error
- Error returned by a browser when it is unable to connect to a remote address.
Here is a full set of error codes.
101 Switching Protocols
203 Non-Authoritative Information
204 No content
205 Reset content
206 Partial content
300 Multiple Choices
301 Moved Permanently
302 Moved Temporarily
303 See Other
304 Not Modified
305 Use Proxy
307 Temporary Redirect
400 Bad Request
402 Payment Required
404 Not Found
405 Method Not Allowed
406 Not Acceptable
407 Proxy Authentication Required
408 Request Time-Out
411 Length Required
412 Precondition Failed
413 Request Entity Too Large
414 Request-URL Too Large
415 Unsupported Media Type
416 Requested range not satisfiable
417 Expectation failed
500 Server Error
501 Not Implemented
502 Bad Gateway
503 Out of Resources
504 Gateway Time-Out
505 HTTP Version not supported
For more detail, see the Status Code Definitions
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