Using TCP DSACKs and SCTP Duplicate TSNs to Detect Spurious Retransmissions
draft-blanton-dsack-use-02

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Abstract

TCP and SCTP provide notification of duplicate segment receipt through DSACK and Duplicate TSN notification, respectively. This document presents a conservative method of using this information to identify unnecessary retransmissions.

Authors

Ethan Blanton (eblanton@cs.purdue.edu)
Mark Allman (mallman@bbn.com)

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