[e2e] random early time-to-die

Murat Yuksel yuksem at cs.rpi.edu
Thu Jun 14 06:24:13 PDT 2001

> This is a form of congestion pricing using the TTL as a purse?
>                                                                          -JMS

I think it is not "pricing". You are decreasing TTL for the purpose of
defining when to kill the packet. Congestion based pricing would be to
increase the price of that packet rather than killing it.


> At 02:01 PM 6/14/2001 +0100, Jon Crowcroft wrote:
> >here's an odd idea
> >
> >what if we decrement TTL by an amount proportional to the marking
> >probability (instead of marking or dropping in RED)?
> >
> >j.

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