Preparation for Recitation 10
Tuesday, March 9th
Read End-to-end Arguments in System Design (Reading #10 in
course packet). As you read this paper, think about the following
After reading these articles, think about the relationship between the end-to-end argument and NATs.
- How does the end-to-end argument apply to other systems you know
about, for example, the X windows system?
- How does the packet voice example make use of the end-to-end argument?
- Is it OK for lower levels to do a bad job? Why should they do
error detection and correction?