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TCP MSS

sivam siva
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Who determines the MSS value? sender or receiver?

 

I believe "receiver",  any thoughts?

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balaji.bandi
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Its all depends on who intiating the connection.

 

Suggest to watch an video which explain , how MTU and MSS work and configurable.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XMcYwr-yJGA

 

Cisco explanation :

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XMcYwr-yJGA

 

More information can be find in RFC , i you intrested deep dive.

https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc879

 

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Almost correct. The receiver does "instruct" the sender, but doing so is an option.

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