Visit the Selective Repeat Java applet at the companion Web site.
- Have the source send five packets, and then pause the animation before any of the five packets reach the destination. Then kill the first packet and resume the animation. Describe what happens.
- Repeat the experiment, but now let the first packet reach the destination and kill the first acknowledgment. Describe again what happens.
- Finally, try sending six packets. What happens?
How selective repeat and go back-n is different?