[Ns-developers] TCP Validation project in Google Summer of Code
tomh at tomh.org
Tue Mar 30 23:26:43 PDT 2010
On 3/30/10 11:03 AM, Manish Motwani wrote:
> Thank you for providing detailed information about the project.
> I have gone through the references provided by you earlier (
> and have run a few simulations based on them, but in the lists of TCP
> tests (http://www.ssfnet.org/Exchange/tcp/tcpTestPage.html#validationrules)
> I did not find the tests related to sack TCP though it was mentioned in
> the 1996 published paper.
Note that the ssfnet tests were not done by the authors of the 1996
paper. Those authors did all of their work in ns-2. You can find those
tests in the ns-2 test suite.
> So I think we should include tests for Sack TCP also apart form testing
> the Tahoe and Reno TCP implementations in the test suite for ns3.
Please note that we do not have a Sack implementation at present. If
someone wanted to contribute Sack along with tests as part of this
validation project, I would approve of that.
> I would like to describe the details about the tests and other things in
> my project proposal that is why I am not going into details here.
> I request you to provide me information about, to whom shall I send the
Please review the instructions at Google:
You will have to apply through Google. Once your application is
submitted, mentors can still provide feedback to you through the April 9
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