[sisela] Packet loss

Martin Ling sisela@earth.li
Mon, 16 Feb 2004 11:50:05 +0000

On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 09:24:49PM -0300, Andre Ribeiro wrote:
> Hello, i'm getting packet loss in an wireless circuit because I need
> pass trought some trees, and, to try minimize the symptoms I thinked to
> make an TCP tunnel between the sisela servers. 

There's no software on board for running a TCP-based tunnel.

Also, this is usually a bad idea since once you run TCP inside the
tunnel (which is now already guaranteed reliable) it gets quite

See http://sites.inka.de/sites/bigred/devel/tcp-tcp.html for some
background on this.

You might be better off improving the antennas :-)