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Re: A comparison of textbooks about Internet technology

1996-07-19 10:58:13
If you do find a textbook that describes HTTP, be sure it mentions
what a disaster that protocol is for the Internet: single transaction
per connection, and the typical transactions are so short that the
usual TCP congestion control mechanisms can't kick in...

        Erik E. Fair    fair(_at_)research(_dot_)apple(_dot_)com
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