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    SubjectRe: real kernel bloat
    On Thu, 27 Jun 1996, Alan Cox wrote:

    > When ping says 20% packet dropout you should be firing the network manager
    > or whoever refused to buy better links ;) 2.0 should be better than 1.2, but
    > above about 10% the error correction scheme used by a TCP (ack frames)
    > really breaks down badly.

    A lot of us on serial connectionss have days when quite a few of our
    destinations see 20% or better packet dropout....


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