[rfc-dist] RFC 4340 on Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP)

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        RFC 4340

        Title:      Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) 
        Author:     E. Kohler,  M. Handley, 
                    S. Floyd
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       March 2006
        Mailbox:    kohler at cs.ucla.edu, 
                    M.Handley at cs.ucl.ac.uk, 
                    floyd at icir.org
        Pages:      129
        Characters: 318830
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-dccp-spec-11.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4340.txt

The Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) is a transport
protocol that provides bidirectional unicast connections of
congestion-controlled unreliable datagrams.  DCCP is suitable for
applications that transfer fairly large amounts of data and that can
benefit from control over the tradeoff between timeliness and
reliability.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Datagram Congestion Control Protocol
Working Group of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and 
suggestions for improvements.Please refer to the current edition of 
the Internet Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization 
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