[standards-jig] JEP-0047 (IBB) Updated

Peter Millard me at pgmillard.com
Tue Apr 8 14:42:03 UTC 2003


Tijl Houtbeckers wrote:
> However, I still think usage of <iq/>'s for acking can *optionally*
> provide a somewhat decent and very simple flowrate control. (Because
> flowrate is one part of TCP we'll eventually have to re-invent for some
> applications).

Why do we need flow-rate control for these packets. An answer of "to bypass
karma" is not valid. (Since we should NOT be defining protocol where one of the
requirements is that it should be possibly to bypass a psuedo-security measure).

pgm.




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