- File formats:
- BEST CURRENT PRACTICE
- Updated by:
- RFC 7141
- S. Floyd
- ecm (tsv)
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The goal of this document is to explain the need for congestion control in the Internet, and to discuss what constitutes correct congestion control. This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.