The NewReno Modification to TCP's Fast Recovery Algorithm

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Authors Sally Floyd , Tom Henderson  , Andrei Gurtov 
Last updated 2012-04-19 (latest revision 2010-10-25)
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The purpose of this document is to make errata changes and adopt a proposal from Yoshifumi Nishida to slightly increase the minimum window size after Fast Recovery from one to two segments, to improve performance when the receiver uses delayed acknowledgments.


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