Re: [PATCH] tcp: Implement a two-level initial RTO as per draft RFC2988bis-02.
From: Alexander Zimmermann
Date: Thu May 19 2011 - 02:10:48 EST
Am 19.05.2011 um 06:33 schrieb tsuna:
> Presumably if the user decides to tweak these knobs, they'll know
> what's appropriate for their environment.
Are you sure? I'm not. I fully agree with David that minRTO is
something that a user shout not control at all
> Or are you suggesting that
> one value be derived from the other? (e.g. tcp_initial_fallback_rto =
> 3 * tcp_initial_rto)
>> As a result of all of this, I do not really think this is something
>> the user should control at all.
>> I really would rather see the initial RTO be static and be set to 1
>> with fallback RTO of 3.
> I can also provide a simple patch for this if you want to start from
> there. And then maybe we can discuss having a runtime knob some more
> Benoit "tsuna" Sigoure
> Software Engineer @ www.StumbleUpon.com
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