Re: [quicwg/base-drafts] Recommend a 1ms timer granularity (#3521)

Martin Thomson <> Sun, 15 March 2020 21:14 UTC

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martinthomson commented on this pull request.

> @@ -428,7 +428,8 @@ as TCP-NCR {{?RFC4653}}, to improve QUIC's reordering resilience.
 Once a later packet within the same packet number space has been acknowledged,
 an endpoint SHOULD declare an earlier packet lost if it was sent a threshold
 amount of time in the past. To avoid declaring packets as lost too early, this
-time threshold MUST be set to at least kGranularity.  The time threshold is:
+time threshold MUST be set to at least the local alarm granularity, as

time threshold MUST be set to at least the local timer granularity, as

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