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Adding Explicit Congestion Notification (ECN) to TCP control packets and TCP retransmissions

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Document Type This is an older version of an Internet-Draft whose latest revision is Replaced
Authors Marcelo Bagnulo , Bob Briscoe
Last updated 2017-04-02 (Latest revision 2016-09-29)
Replaces draft-bagnulo-tsvwg-generalized-ecn
Replaced by draft-ietf-tcpm-generalized-ecn
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This document describes an experimental modification to ECN to allow the use of ECN to the following TCP packets: SYNs, Pure ACKs, Window probes, FINs, RSTs and retransmissions.


Marcelo Bagnulo
Bob Briscoe

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