Chargen, Character Generator Protocol

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Description:

Protocol suite: TCP/IP.
Protocol type:Application layer character generator protocol.
Port:19 (TCP, UDP) server.
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A Chargen server sends data to the requesting client without regard to the contents of the request. The server is free to generate any pattern of data desired.


MAC header IP header TCP | UDP header CHARGEN message

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RFCs:

[RFC 429] Character Generator Process.

[RFC 864] Character Generator Protocol.


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