[NUT-devel] nut-np (nut based network protocol)

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Mon Jun 26 20:23:04 CEST 2006


On Mon, Jun 26, 2006 at 08:44:05PM +0300, Oded Shimon wrote:
> > [..]
> > ecc (type 0)
> >     simply the interleaved XOR of the bits of all covered packets so a single
> >     lost packet can be recovered without retransmit
> How does this work with different sized packets?.. you just use the max 
> size, and pad with zeroes?


> > [..]
> Anything on the client side communication?.. Unless I'm understanding 
> wrong, there should be some info about that too, a client asking a 
> specific packet again, or seeking...

its all there, read it again
type=3 packets are retransmit requests (client->server & server->client)
type=4&5 are for seeking (client->server, server seeks or sends error)


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