Subject: NetBSD and New-Reno
To: None <tech-net@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Sergio Valle <>
List: tech-net
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.


	Sergio Valle

References :

[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.