Solaris retransmission bug eats Internet links

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The following TCP bug has been measured to consume as much as
15% of Internet links. ISPs who run heavily congested links
and/or satellite links will lose 15% of their bandwidth as we
have due to this error by Sun.

Please distribute this announcement to those running Solaris 2 as often as

Hank Nussbacher
IBM Israel