netinet_tcp.h man page

Prolog

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netinet/tcp.h — definitions for the Internet Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)

Synopsis

#include <netinet/tcp.h>

Description

The <netinet/tcp.h> header shall define the following symbolic constant for use as a socket option at the IPPROTO_TCP level:

TCP_NODELAY
Avoid coalescing of small segments.

The implementation need not allow the value of the option to be set via setsockopt() or retrieved via getsockopt().

The following sections are informative.

See Also

<sys_socket.h>

The System Interfaces volume of POSIX.1‐2008, getsockopt(), setsockopt()

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