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Re: Cannot Connect to some website on linux

On Monday 28 July 2003 12:13, Shawn Lamson wrote:
> Could one of you briefly describe ECN and/or point me to a link?  I
> have never heard of it.

It's described in RFC 3168:


(also in 2418 which is replaced by 3168 but has a short summary that is IMO a 
bit easier to understand.)

In short, it's a mechanism to actively signal network congestion instead of 
implicitly signalling by dropping packets.

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