Which of the following is false regarding flags in TCP header?

Push is used to push the content to app layer immediately it should be false?

Manoj @manojs
20 Aug 2017 12:37 am

PSH flag is used to push data immediately downward from Application Layer to Transport Layer and push data immediately upward from Transprot Layer to Application Layer at the sender and receiver side.

shivani @shivani1234
20 Aug 2017 11:09 am

TCP's push capability accomplishes two things:

  • The sending application informs TCP that data should be sent immediately.
  • The PSH flag in the TCP header informs the receiving host that the data should be pushed up to the receiving application immediately.
    so, a is correct answer.