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-"​FTN-style"​ means that the network'​s original topography is based on "​Fidonet technology"​ meaning it works much like Fidonet does, using nodelists and a "​[[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Store_and_forward|store and forward]]"​ system of transferring mail between nodes and hubs in the network. ​ The network is also capable of private mail (netmail) and direct routing of messages to each individual node in the network.+=== Network Definition === 
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 +"​FTN-style"​ means that the network'​s original topography is based on "​Fidonet technology"​ meaning it works much like [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​FidoNet|Fidonet]] does, using text-based ​nodelists ​that are compiled into a machine-readable format ​and a "​[[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Store_and_forward|store and forward]]"​ system of transferring mail between nodes and hubs in the network. ​ The network is also capable of private mail (netmail) and direct routing of messages to each individual node in the network.
  
 That differentiates between using [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​QWK_(file_format)|QWK]]- or [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Network_News_Transfer_Protocol|NNTP]]-style networks which do not have the private mail or direct routing capabilities. That differentiates between using [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​QWK_(file_format)|QWK]]- or [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Network_News_Transfer_Protocol|NNTP]]-style networks which do not have the private mail or direct routing capabilities.
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