[quagga-users 3464] Re: Anyone on this list
paul at clubi.ie
Fri Dec 17 12:43:06 GMT 2004
On Thu, 16 Dec 2004, Dan Hollis wrote:
> interrupt mitigation? iirc this is up to the hardware to support,
> and comes at the cost of increased latency.
Possibly yes. Polling is also possible, and can be done with just
about any NIC.
> people were getting 1.3m packets/sec on linux back in 2001 (albeit
> with a patched kernel).
That's click - ie *some* patch!
> Considering the max pps of gbe is around 1.5m/sec, this is pretty
> good for commodity hardware.
It's somewhere around 2Mpps, for UDP packets without data, by my
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