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This draft is a work item of the Performance Implications of Link Characteristics Working Group of the IETF.
Title : End-to-end Performance Implications of Links with
Author(s) : S. Dawkins, G. Montenegro, M. Kojo,
V. Magret, N. Vaidya
Filename : draft-ietf-pilc-error-07.txt
Pages : 18
Date : 07-May-01
The rapidly-growing Internet is being accessed by an
increasingly wide range of devices over an increasingly wide
variety of links. At least some of these links do not provide
the degree of reliability that hosts expect, and this expansion into
unreliable links causes some Internet protocols, especially TCP
[RFC793], to perform poorly.
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