|author||Gerrit Renker <email@example.com>||2007-11-21 10:00:17 -0200|
|committer||David S. Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2008-01-28 14:54:45 -0800|
|parent||[DCCP]: Honour and make use of shutdown option set by user (diff)|
[DCCP]: Update documentation
This updates the DCCP documentation, following input from Ian McDonald, clarifiying the status of DCCP, and adding a note about the test tree. Signed-off-by: Gerrit Renker <email@example.com> Signed-off-by: Ian McDonald <firstname.lastname@example.org> Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <email@example.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/networking/dccp.txt')
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/dccp.txt b/Documentation/networking/dccp.txt
index f771034e8f27..fdc93beec057 100644
@@ -19,19 +19,23 @@ for real time and multimedia traffic.
It has a base protocol and pluggable congestion control IDs (CCIDs).
-It is at proposed standard RFC status and the homepage for DCCP as a protocol
+DCCP is a Proposed Standard (RFC 2026), and the homepage for DCCP as a protocol
+is at http://www.ietf.org/html.charters/dccp-charter.html
-The DCCP implementation does not currently have all the features that are in
+The Linux DCCP implementation does not currently support all the features that are
+specified in RFCs 4340...42.
The known bugs are at:
+For more up-to-date versions of the DCCP implementation, please consider using
+the experimental DCCP test tree; instructions for checking this out are on: