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RELIABLE LLC INTEGRATION WITH MAC LAYER DATA SENT MESSAGE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000008528D
Original Publication Date: 1998-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jun-20

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Tim Spets Karen Brailean

Abstract

In a connection oriented LLC (Logical Link Control OS1 layer 2 data link layer) when an endpoint sends data packets to the peer a re-trans- mission timer is started. If an acknowledgment is not received and the re-transmission timer times out, the data packets will be re-transmitted.