Re: [aqm] [tcpm] TCP ACK Suppression

Joe Touch <touch@isi.edu> Fri, 09 October 2015 20:07 UTC

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On 10/9/2015 1:04 PM, Mark Allman wrote:
> 
>> 1) *you* shouldn't be using a mechanism that destroys information for others
>> 2) *you* don't know where your mechanism will have an impact
>> 3) you claim this might be safe *if* AQM is widely deployed
> 
> tl;dr summary: myopia is why we can't have nice things

Actually, it's "be conservative in what you do, be liberal in what you
accept".

Joe