File Service Protocol
<protocol> (FSP) A protocol
, similar to FTP
, for copying files between computers.
It's designed for anonymous archives, and has protection against server
It doesn't use connections so it can survive interruptions in service.
Until 1993-08-12, FSP didn't stand for anything.
Wen-King was responsible for the initials and Michael Grubb <[email protected]
> for their eventual expansion.
Other suggestions were "File Slurping Protocol", "Flaky Stream Protocol" and "FTP's Sexier Partner".