2015 Mar 3, 11:31 2015 Jan 22, 11:54 2011 Jun 10, 8:14
Protolol aggregates protocol related tweet jokes: "The problem with TCP jokes is that people keep retelling them slower until you get them." - eigenrick
2010 Feb 19, 2:43
A Googler's thoughts on tuning TCP params for better perf.
2009 Dec 12, 2:42
"The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)  provides a framework for passing configuration information to hosts on a TCP/IP network. Configuration parameters and other control information are
carried in tagged data items that are stored in the 'options' field of the DHCP message. The data items themselves are also called "options.""
2009 Apr 29, 12:34
"In this presentation, recorded at QCon San Francisco 2008, HTTPbis WG chair Mark Nottingham gives an update on the current status of the HTTP protocol in the wild, and the ongoing work to clarify
the HTTP specification."
2008 Oct 14, 11:14
Similar in concept to the Pirate Bay suggestion of encrypting all TCP/IP connections if both server and client support it: "Obfuscated TCP is a transport layer protocol that adds opportunistic
encryption. It's designed to hamper and detect large-scale wiretapping and corruption of TCP traffic on the Internet."
2008 Aug 20, 4:29
A description of IP with implementation guidance to avoid historical security issues.
2007 Oct 17, 5:55
Diego Doval expresses my thoughts on this topic very well and also likely well before I even had thoughts on this topic.
2007 Oct 17, 5:17
History of the various versions of Postel's Law or the Robustness Principle which paraphrased says: "In general, an implementation should be conservative in its sending behavior, and liberal in its
receiving behavior. That is, it should be careful to send
2006 Apr 4, 5:23
IPv4 fragmentation is not sufficiently robust for general use in today's Internet. The 16-bit IP identification field is not large enough to prevent frequent incorrectly assembled IP fragments, and
the TCP and UDP checksums are insufficient t
2006 Feb 3, 12:37