CS 340: Useful Links for Project 2


The Minet Technical Report


The Minet Socket Interface


TCP Guides:


RFC 793 (in convenient HTML format), RFC 1122


A very useful summary and picture of the TCP State diagram


TCP, UDP and IP pocket guide includes header details


Brief overview of TCP contains a nice summary of the essentials


Here is a page with nice TCP animations. They explain TCP connection startup, termination, data flow and flow control and cumulative ack concepts. Please see animations 20_1 to 20_5.

January, 2006, Yan Gao