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21
22#ifndef BACKOFF_H
23#define BACKOFF_H
24
25#include <stdint.h>
26#include "ns3/nstime.h"
27#include "ns3/random-variable-stream.h"
28
29namespace ns3 {
30
37class Backoff {
38public:
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64 Backoff (void);
73 Backoff (Time slotTime, uint32_t minSlots, uint32_t maxSlots, uint32_t ceiling, uint32_t maxRetries);
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86 void ResetBackoffTime (void);
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91 bool MaxRetriesReached (void);
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96 void IncrNumRetries (void);
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106 int64_t AssignStreams (int64_t stream);
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119};
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121} // namespace ns3
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123#endif /* BACKOFF_H */
The backoff class is used for calculating backoff times when many net devices can write to the same c...
Definition: backoff.h:37
void ResetBackoffTime(void)
Indicates to the backoff object that the last packet was successfully transmitted and that the number...
Definition: backoff.cc:80
uint32_t m_maxRetries
Maximum number of transmission retries before the packet is dropped.
Definition: backoff.h:57
bool MaxRetriesReached(void)
Definition: backoff.cc:86
int64_t AssignStreams(int64_t stream)
Assign a fixed random variable stream number to the random variables used by this model.
Definition: backoff.cc:98
uint32_t m_maxSlots
Maximum number of backoff slots (when multiplied by m_slotTime, determines maximum backoff time)
Definition: backoff.h:47
uint32_t m_numBackoffRetries
Number of times that the transmitter has tried to unsuccessfully transmit the current packet.
Definition: backoff.h:113
uint32_t m_minSlots
Minimum number of backoff slots (when multiplied by m_slotTime, determines minimum backoff time)
Definition: backoff.h:42
Time GetBackoffTime()
Definition: backoff.cc:53
Ptr< UniformRandomVariable > m_rng
Random number generator.
Definition: backoff.h:118
uint32_t m_ceiling
Caps the exponential function when the number of retries reaches m_ceiling.
Definition: backoff.h:52
Time m_slotTime
Length of one slot.
Definition: backoff.h:62
void IncrNumRetries(void)
Increments the number of retries by 1.
Definition: backoff.cc:92
Backoff(void)
Definition: backoff.cc:28
Simulation virtual time values and global simulation resolution.
Definition: nstime.h:104
Every class exported by the ns3 library is enclosed in the ns3 namespace.