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FreeBSD 11.0 - man page for cc_newreno (freebsd section 4)

CC_NEWRENO(4)						   BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual 					     CC_NEWRENO(4)

NAME
cc_newreno -- NewReno Congestion Control Algorithm
DESCRIPTION
The NewReno congestion control algorithm is the default for TCP. Details about the algorithm can be found in RFC5681. MIB Variables There are currently no tunable MIB variables.
SEE ALSO
cc_chd(4), cc_cubic(4), cc_hd(4), cc_htcp(4), cc_vegas(4), mod_cc(4), tcp(4), mod_cc(9)
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
Development and testing of this software were made possible in part by grants from the FreeBSD Foundation and Cisco University Research Pro- gram Fund at Community Foundation Silicon Valley.
HISTORY
The cc_newreno congestion control algorithm first appeared in its modular form in FreeBSD 9.0. The module was first released in 2007 by James Healy and Lawrence Stewart whilst working on the NewTCP research project at Swinburne Univer- sity of Technology's Centre for Advanced Internet Architectures, Melbourne, Australia, which was made possible in part by a grant from the Cisco University Research Program Fund at Community Foundation Silicon Valley. More details are available at: http://caia.swin.edu.au/urp/newtcp/
AUTHORS
The cc_newreno congestion control module was written by James Healy <jimmy@deefa.com>, Lawrence Stewart <lstewart@FreeBSD.org> and David Hayes <david.hayes@ieee.org>. This manual page was written by Lawrence Stewart <lstewart@FreeBSD.org>.
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September 15, 2011 BSD

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