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The NewReno Modification to TCP's Fast Recovery Algorithm

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Sally Floyd, Tom Henderson , Andrei Gurtov
Last updated 2012-04-19 (Latest revision 2010-10-25)
Replaced by draft-ietf-tcpm-rfc3782-bis
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


The purpose of this document is to make errata changes and adopt a proposal from Yoshifumi Nishida to slightly increase the minimum window size after Fast Recovery from one to two segments, to improve performance when the receiver uses delayed acknowledgments.


Sally Floyd
Tom Henderson
Andrei Gurtov

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