Re: txqueuelen has wrong units; should be time

From: John W. Linville
Date: Mon Feb 28 2011 - 13:00:45 EST

On Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 11:37:45AM -0500, Albert Cahalan wrote:

> Keeping the timeout really low is important because it isn't
> OK to eat up all the latency tolerance in one hop. You have
> an end-to-end budget of 20 ms for usable GUI rubber banding.
> The budget for gaming is about 80 and for VoIP is about 150.

Oooh, numbers! :-)

Where can I find estimates on average hop counts for internet

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