[Standards-JIG] Re: WHACK
kevin at kismith.co.uk
Sun Apr 30 14:25:18 UTC 2006
On 30 Apr 2006, at 13:32, Matthew Wild wrote:
> All this adds great complexity, compared to easy-to-implement,
> bandwidth-saving whacks. I also think that methods of 'quick
> reconnection' should be covered elsewhere, not by the
> implementation of acks themselves.
Unfortunately, as we've previously discussed, whacks aren't viable.
JEP-ACK is, however, semantically identical, very little bandwidth,
and feasible. Low complexity, low bandwidth, non-compatibility breaking.
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