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Re: WebRTC and backpressure (how to stop reading?)

From: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:35:17 +0100
Message-ID: <53347D75.502@alvestrand.no>
To: public-webrtc@w3.org
On 03/27/2014 06:04 PM, Martin Thomson wrote:
> On 27 March 2014 03:38, Michael Tuexen <Michael.Tuexen@lurchi.franken.de> wrote:
>> No. You could continue to map  the channel messages byte-by-byte
>> on SCTP messages. But you would introduce some control message
>> (also in SCTP DATA chunks) which you would send reliably and
>> put in whatever information is needed. For me this looks pretty simple...
> I think that this might be less than ideal.  Unless you like buffering
> an entire BDP worth of data when the application starts applying back
> pressure.
>
BDP? Sorry, acronym cache miss.

Besides, we've already accepted that the application can get data handed 
to it in 1-Gbyte chunks. That camel was larger than not doing 
backpressure...
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