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Title: End-to-end Performance Implications of
Links with Errors
Author(s): S. Dawkins, G. Montenegro, M. Kojo,
V. Magret, N. Vaidya
Status: Best Current Practice
Date: August 2001
Mailbox: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,
SeeAlso: BCP 50
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-pilc-error-08.txt
This document discusses the specific TCP mechanisms that are
problematic in environments with high uncorrected error rates,
and discusses what can be done to mitigate the problems without
introducing intermediate devices into the connection.
This document is a product of the Performance Implications of Link
Characteristics Working Group of the IETF.
This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the
Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for
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