Method and apparatus for sending control signaling

  • US 8,369,278 B2
  • Filed: 07/09/2012
  • Issued: 02/05/2013
  • Est. Priority Date: 04/27/2007
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A method of signaling, comprising:

  • receiving, by a terminal, control signaling comprising a field, wherein the field includes N bits that are either 1 or 0, and a state of the field is indicated by all the N bits of the field;

    wherein N is a positive integer greater than 1;

    wherein the field is dynamically indicative of one of a payload size or a Redundancy Version (RV) through the state of the field, wherein the payload size is indicated through a first state of the field when the first state is within a first predetermined range and the RV is indicated through a second state of the field when the second state is within a 10 second predetermined range distinct from the first predetermined range; and

    sending, by the terminal, a packet according to the received control signaling to a base station (BS).

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