[Ndn-interest] About AIMD in ndn-tools

Klaus Schneider klaus at cs.arizona.edu
Wed Jul 5 15:12:56 PDT 2017

Dear Alexander,

On 07/05/2017 11:56 AM, Alexander Ni wrote:
> Hello Klaus,
> As I understand the AIMD congestion control in ndn-tools performed by 
> decreasing of window size per roundtrip time. But is it also controlling 
> interest rate? 

The rate is controlled implicitly by setting the window size, just like 
in TCP.

And if it controlling, is interest control happens on
> routers also or only happens on the consumer.

No the current catchunks application only runs on the consumer. There's 
no functionality on the routers yet.

Best regards,

> Best Regards,
> Alexander Ni

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