Computing TCP's Retransmission Timer, November 2000
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- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 6298
- V. Paxson
- tsvwg (tsv)
This document defines the standard algorithm that Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) senders are required to use to compute and manage their retransmission timer. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.