[bittorrent] question on Tit for Tat

Olaf van der Spek olafvdspek at gmail.com
Wed Jun 8 06:44:23 EDT 2005

On 6/8/05, Tom H. Lan <tomlan at ust.hk> wrote:
> So do you mean that the peer may offer more to its neighbor than it gets at
> some time? And then the peer may change to upload others by optimistic
> unchoking?

That depends on the choking algorithm. But the standard algorithm
indeed may, yes.

More information about the BitTorrent mailing list