blank.gif (43 bytes)

Church Of The
Swimming Elephant

Search:
9.2 Circuit Manager Properties Connected: An Internet Encyclopedia
9.2 Circuit Manager Properties

Up: Connected: An Internet Encyclopedia
Up: Requests For Comments
Up: RFC 1772
Up: 9. Operations over Switched Virtual Circuits
Prev: 9.1 Establishing a BGP Connection
Next: 9.3 TCP Properties

9.2 Circuit Manager Properties

9.2 Circuit Manager Properties

The circuit manager must have sufficient functionality to be able to compensate for the lack of periodic KEEPALIVE messages:

  • It must be able to determine link layer unreachability in a predictable finite period of a failure occurring.

  • On determining unreachability it should:

    • start a configurable dead timer (comparable to a typical Hold timer value).

    • attempt to re-establish the Link Layer connection.

  • If the dead timer expires it should:

    • send an internal circuit DEAD indication to TCP.

  • If the connection is re-established it should:

    • cancel the dead timer.

    • send an internal circuit UP indication to TCP.


Next: 9.3 TCP Properties

Connected: An Internet Encyclopedia
9.2 Circuit Manager Properties

Cotse.Net

Protect yourself from cyberstalkers, identity thieves, and those who would snoop on you.
Stop spam from invading your inbox without losing the mail you want. We give you more control over your e-mail than any other service.
Block popups, ads, and malicious scripts while you surf the net through our anonymous proxies.
Participate in Usenet, host your web files, easily send anonymous messages, and more, much more.
All private, all encrypted, all secure, all in an easy to use service, and all for only $5.95 a month!

Service Details

 
.
www.cotse.com
Have you gone to church today?
.
All pages ©1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 Church of the Swimming Elephant unless otherwise stated
Church of the Swimming Elephant©1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 Cotse.com.
Cotse.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of Packetderm, LLC.

Packetderm, LLC
210 Park Ave #308
Worcester, MA 01609