Re: [quicwg/base-drafts] Reduce restrictions on valid RTT samples (#2568)

Marten Seemann <> Tue, 09 April 2019 01:53 UTC

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I just realized that there's a pathological traffic pattern which would prevent a peer from ever getting a valid RTT sample (e.g. if all ACKs are sent on the max_ack_delay timer, and if after every ack-eliciting packet a non-ack-eliciting packet is received). It might be safe to ignore this edge case and assume that it won't happen a lot in practice.

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