TCP: How to Calculate the TCP Retransmission Rate (Doc ID 1009001.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
All Platforms

Goal

This document contains information on the TCP retransmission measurement using netstat -s for Oracle Solaris.

A system with a high sustained retransmission rate may indicate network congestion and may impact on network oriented applications (such as web servers).

 

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