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TCP Cubic: improve reaction to (and rollback from) RTO
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Authored by chengc_netapp.com on Oct 15 2020, 8:54 PM.

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Summary
  1. fix compliancy issue of CUBIC RTO handling according to RFC8312 section 4.7
  2. add CUBIC CC_RTO_ERR handling

This is the second patch of two consecutive patches on CUBIC to improve
reaction to (and rollback from) RTO.

Test Plan

Performed multiple unit tests and inspected the evolution of the cubic-internal
state across packet RTO/RTO_ERR scenarios, by using Emulab.net.

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Repository
rS FreeBSD src repository
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