Re: [rtcweb] Data Transport, was: Re: RTCWeb default signaling protocol [was RE: About defining a signaling protocol for WebRTC (or not)]

Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no> Mon, 19 September 2011 19:12 UTC

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Subject: Re: [rtcweb] Data Transport, was: Re: RTCWeb default signaling protocol [was RE: About defining a signaling protocol for WebRTC (or not)]
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On 09/19/2011 06:00 PM, Magnus Westerlund wrote:
> We need to standardize a number of Transport protocol functionalities
> for the RTCWEB data transport solution. To the degree that I do like to
> resurface some of my earlier suggestions around this. Why not use DCCP
> with TFRC or TCP like congestion control tunneled over UDP.
>
> The whole specification is ready. Which avoids any hiccup with the
> transport people and IESG.
The last few times this has surfaced, the conversation has turned 
suddenly silent when I've asked where to find a DCCP-over-TFRC stack I 
can experiment with.... are there any out there that are "production ready"?

The pseudoTCP stacks in libjingle have seen service for a long time....

                 Harald