TCP Extensions for High Performance, May 1992
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 1072, RFC 1185
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 7323
- V. Jacobson
- tcplw (tsv)
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This memo presents a set of TCP extensions to improve performance over large bandwidth*delay product paths and to provide reliable operation over very high-speed paths. It defines new TCP options for scaled windows and timestamps, which are designed to provide compatible interworking with TCP's that do not implement the extensions. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.