Subject: Re: TCP Eifel testers wanted.
To: None <tech-net@NetBSD.org, current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: David Young <email@example.com>
Date: 05/31/2005 17:52:41
On Tue, May 31, 2005 at 10:09:11PM +0000, Kentaro A. Kurahone wrote:
> Hello all,
> I've updated/cleaned up the TCP Eifel code that I've had sitting around,
> and was wondering if I could get some feedback and more testing before I commit.
> What it is/what it does:
> * Eifel detection/response algorithms. (RFC3522/RFC4015)
> * Used the TCP timestamp option to detect reordering.
> * Restores congestion state in case of reordering induced window shrink.
> Who will benefit:
> * GPRS users, or others on quirky networks (Modem mayby).
> (http://www.cs.helsinki.fi/u/gurtov/papers/ew02.html cites 12% performance
> benefit, though that's in simulation.)
My project is building a NetBSD-based multihop wireless networking testbed
that may benefit from Eifel detection & response. Are you interested
in running trials on a wireless network? Let me know, and I will do
what I can to get you involved.
David Young OJC Technologies
firstname.lastname@example.org Urbana, IL * (217) 278-3933