Re: [aqm] [tcpm] TCP ACK Suppression

Joe Touch <touch@isi.edu> Sun, 11 October 2015 05:14 UTC

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Subject: Re: [aqm] [tcpm] TCP ACK Suppression
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On 10/10/2015 8:45 PM, David Lang wrote:
> But I actually view this as a tragedy of the commons situation. Sending
> the extra packets doesn't hurt you, but it does mean that you are using
> more airtime than you need, and that hurts everyone (including,
> eventually, you)

So, basically, you appreciate the tragedy of the commons when it's your
tragedy and their commons, but not the other way around?

(using 'sed')

s/sending the extra/altering the transport/

s/using more airtime/altering E2E semantics/

Joe