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RFC 2883, "An Extension to the Selective Acknowledgement (SACK) Option for TCP", July 2000

Source of RFC: tsvwg (tsv)

Errata ID: 6355
Status: Held for Document Update
Type: Editorial
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Eugene Adell
Date Reported: 2020-12-14
Held for Document Update by: Martin Duke
Date Held: 2020-12-22

Section 5.2 says:

   The use of D-SACK allows the sender to detect some cases (e.g., when
   no ACK packets have been lost) when a a Fast Retransmit was due to
   packet reordering instead of packet loss.  This allows the TCP sender

It should say:

   The use of D-SACK allows the sender to detect some cases (e.g., when
   no ACK packets have been lost) when a Fast Retransmit was due to
   packet reordering instead of packet loss.  This allows the TCP sender

Notes:

redundant word

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