should TCPs do MTU black hole detection?
jeffm at iglou.com
Fri Nov 19 02:44:48 UTC 1999
Thus spake Randy Bush
>the choice seems
> o when it breaks, the noc gets the call, debugs it, and it gets fixed
> o when it breaks, the software does successive guesswork back-offs until
> it makes it through. the performance sucks big-time, the customer
> thinks the isp is at fault, but the noc does not get called and the
> real problem never gets fixed.
This one is pretty accurate though.
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