Compliance with IETF RFCs

[The TCP chimney offload feature is deprecated and should not be used.]

This section lists the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) request for comments (RFCs) that are applicable to a TCP chimney-capable network interface card (NIC). Such a NIC is referred to as a task-offload engine (TOE) NIC.

To obtain an IETF RFC, see IETF Request for Comments.

This section includes the following topics:

Required and Suggested TCP/IP Protocol Support

Possible Future Requirements for TCP Chimney-Capable NICs

RFCs of Interest That Are Not Required for TCP Chimney-Capable NICs

Obsolete RFCs That Should Not Be Used

Requirements for TCP Chimney NICs for Blind-Reset Attacks