Subject: Re: Reducing error packets sent back.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Guenther Grau <Guenther.Grau@de.bosch.com>
Date: 01/21/2000 13:16:44
Hal Murray wrote:
> Sending 1 out of N doesn't seem quite right. I think you want to
> send at most N per second. Am I missing something?
> I'm thinking of something like this: Don't send if a counter is
> too high. Bump the counter up by 1 when you send an error packet.
> Bump it down by X % every Y milliseconds. If you scale by 1000 or
> 1024 you can do it all with integer arithmetic.
IIRC, Solaris limits the amount of packets per second
and not 1 out of N.