Subject: NetBSD and New-Reno
To: None <tech-net@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Sergio Valle <email@example.com>
Date: 03/04/1998 19:21:30
I would like to know if any of the NetBSD versions include the
modifications proposed in [Floy96]. The New-Reno TCP in that paper
includes a small change to the Reno algorithm at the sender that
eliminates Reno's wait for a retransmit timer when multiple packets
are lost from a window.
[Floyd96] Fall, K., and Floyd, S., Simulation-based Comparisons of
Reno, and SACK TCP. Computer Communication Review, V. 26 N. 3,
July 1996, pp. 5-21.