[ntp:questions] Client doesn't drop failed source

David Woolley david at ex.djwhome.demon.invalid
Wed Jan 20 07:51:15 UTC 2010

Danny Mayer wrote:

> More importantly, TCP requires a 3-way handshake before it can deliver
> the packet, so there is setup time, delivery and tear-down time involved
> as well just to deliver one small packet.

One wouldn't set up a TCP connection for each message!

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