Re: [lkml]2.2.19pre13: Are there network problem with a low-bandwidth link?

From: TenThumbs (
Date: Wed Feb 21 2001 - 09:06:44 EST

On Tue, 20 Feb 2001, Alan Cox wrote:

> Its normal tcp behaviour. Its something called the capture effect. You can
> mitigate it to an extent by using less buffers, but the buffer count in question
> is at the ISP end for a download, or by using smaller windows

Some dumb questions.

Does this explain why the kernel sees bad segments? Do you know what
changed between pre8 and pre10 so that I can undo it? Exactly which
windows should be smaller?


    2001-02-21 14:04:40.621 UTC (JD 2451962.086581)
    X  =  -8.608189699, Y  = -28.428478747, Z  =  -6.278034413 (au)
    X' =   0.003075244, Y' =  -0.001008929, Z' =  -0.001241413 (au/d)

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