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    18     18   <h1>Coping with Delays in Space Communication</h1>
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    20     20   <p>Due to the time it takes for a radio signal to propagate between the planet
    21     21   Earth and the planet Mars the Silktorrent packet based software applications
    22     22   will be very competitive among Earth-Mars communications applications. A
    23     23   citation from <a href="http://lwn.net/Articles/652580/">lwn.net article</a>&nbsp;<i>(<a href="https://archive.is/TfuCm">archival
    24         -copy</a>,&nbsp;)</i>:</p>
           24  +copy</a>, <a href="./ainfo/c7c1e7f4d9461f9f">local copy</a>)</i>:</p>
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    26     26   <p style="text-align: right;"><i>...Krekel noted that Elon Musk wants to get
    27     27   humanity to Mars by 2026. Do we think that 41-year-old technology like TCP/IP
    28     28   or the 21-year-old HTTP will work on Mars? Can you call Gmail as a web app on
    29     29   Mars? Someone in the audience suggested that it would just take "patience"
    30     30   which elicited widespread laughter. Krekel said that the protocols we have will
    31     31   not work on Mars.</i></p>