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Re: single-bit errors

From: Greg A. Woods
Subject: Re: single-bit errors
Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2000 13:35:07 -0500 (EST)

[ On Thursday, November 23, 2000 at 09:24:13 (+0000), Mike Pumford wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: single-bit errors 
> TCP is already quite good at this. However all the network error 
> detection in the world won't help if it is the CVS server that is 
> mangling the files.

TCP is reasonbly good, but it is far from being 100% perfect, even on Ethernet.

SSH, with encryption and LZ compression, will detect *lots* more errors
in the transport!

                                                        Greg A. Woods

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