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Computer Networking : A Top-Down Approach

Computer Networking : A Top-down Approach

Authors: James F. Kurose, Keith W. Ross Chapter: Computer Networks And The Internet
ISBN: 9780132856201 Exercise: Review
Edition: 6 Question: 22



List five tasks that a layer can perform. Is it possible that one (or more) of these tasks could be performed by two (or more) layers?


The following list five tasks that a layer can perform:

  1. Flow control
  2. Error control
  3. Segmentation and reassembly
  4. Multiplexing
  5. Connection setup
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