TCP Compression Filter
draft-bellovin-tcpcomp-00

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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-bellovin-tcpcomp-00.txt

Abstract

We propose a TCP filter option to install compression in a virtual layer between TCP and the application layer. The method is incrementally deployable, as neither party will install the compression layer without the other's consent.

Authors

Steven Bellovin (smb@cs.columbia.edu)

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