Linux routing project
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Phase 1 Experiment on Static Routing Performance
When packet size is optimal, the max throughput can be about 1% less than ideal theoretical throughput 100Mb/sec. See experiment
Question 1: Why the RTT is much less than it was when packet size is 16KB or 64KB when packet size is 32KByte? See Here.
Question 2: Why the RTT is NOT that
stable when packet size is 64KByte and this fluctuation seems not because of TCP
Phase 2 Experiment packet dropper on Kernel 2.4.10, Reading Kernel Code and Documents on Advanced Routing Topics
Questions: Regular Dropping gets a much better performance than Random Dropping. Why??
Random Dropping gets a much better performance than NS(network simulator) result. Why??
When doing regular dropping, if we set dropping rate to 1 out of every 6 (or less), The throughput varies significantly each time. why???
Phase 3 Coding & debugging & testing