RFC 1146

TCP alternate checksum options, March 1990

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Status:
HISTORIC (changed from EXPERIMENTAL)
Obsoletes:
RFC 1145
Obsoleted by:
RFC 6247
Authors:
J. Zweig
C. Partridge
Stream:
[Legacy]

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC1146

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Abstract

This memo is suggests a pair of TCP options to allow use of alternate data checksum algorithms in the TCP header. The use of these options is experimental, and not recommended for production use. Note: This RFC corrects errors introduced in the editing process in RFC 1145.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.