IP packet size distribution

Steve Feldman feldman at mci.net
Wed Nov 24 18:18:53 UTC 1999

For some old work I did in this area, see

The bottom of that page has some links to more recent
measurements done by others.

On Wed, Nov 24, 1999 at 06:08:41PM +0100, Niels Chr. Bank-Pedersen wrote:
> Hi,
> We are in the process of evaluating different means of providing QoS
> (and whether this is sane or not is not the topic of this mail :) .
> The performance indications we have from our vendors are based on
> different packet size distributions, so we'd like to see how the distribution
> is on the Net in general.
> ...

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