Meaning of shortcuts in the manual

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(Stefan) #1

In the manual are used many shortcuts like ACL, DMZ, FQDN etc. This list should help to understand it and support some further information.

	ACL
	Access Control List
	



	AD
	Active Directory
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Active_Directory


	ADS
	Active Directory member role
	



	DC
	

	



	DHCP
	Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dynamic_Host_Configuration_Protocol


	DMZ
	DeMilitarized Zone
	



	DNS
	Domain Name Server
	



	FQDN
	Fully Qualified Domain Name
	



	IAX
	Inter-Asterisk eXchange
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inter-Asterisk_eXchange


	IMAP
	Internet Message Access Protocol
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internet_Message_Access_Protocol


	ISP
	Internet Service Provider
	



	LAN
	Local Area Network
	



	LDAP
	Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightweight_Directory_Access_Protocol


	NIC
	Network interface controller
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Network_interface_controller


	NTP
	Network Time Protocol
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Network_Time_Protocol


	PDC
	Primary Domain Controller
	



	POP3
	Post Office Protocol
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Post_Office_Protocol


	PXE
	Preboot Execution Environment
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preboot_Execution_Environment


	SMTP
	Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simple_Mail_Transfer_Protocol


	UPS
	Uninterruptible Power Supply
	



	VLAN
	Virtual Local Area Network
	



	VPN
	Virtual Private Network
	



	WAN
	Wide area network
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wide_area_network


	WPAD
	Web Proxy Autodiscovery Protocol
	https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_Proxy_Autodiscovery_Protocol

(Giacomo Sanchietti) #2

Would you try to add a glossary to the manual?

http://sphinx-doc.org/markup/para.html#glossary


(Stefan) #3

Yes, I can try it.


(Giacomo Sanchietti) #4

Let me know if you have any problem!


(Stefan) #5

@giacomo
At the moment I am busy but I hope I will time on Monady to start with.