Thu, 30 Oct 1997 09:40:50 PST
>I am doing some simple tests with ns2.0b17 and the results I got are kind
>The problem is that only the
>second connection seems to lose packets.
This is several months late, and is most likely no longer be relevant.
But I would guess that you are seeing a variant of phase effects.
I would refer you to the papers below.
Floyd, S., and Jacobson, V., On Traffic Phase Effects in Packet-Switched
Internetworking: Research and Experience, V.3 N.3, September 1992,
p.115-156. URL ftp://ftp.ee.lbl.gov/papers/phase.ps.Z
Floyd, S., Simulator Tests. July 1995.