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SubjectRe: Multithreaded TCP/IP stack
On Thu, 13 Jul 2000, Stephen Torri wrote:

> A friend of mine is critical of linux for not having a multithreaded
> TCP/IP stack. Is that true? If it is not then what kernel version
> introduced it. If it is then when should we expect to see it?
> Stephen

This is cute. Could you ask your friend what a multi-threaded TCP/IP
stack is?

Then read how TCP/IP works. Then question the question. This whole
thing is a typical marketroid's ploy. Calmly explain that Linux is
the only network-centric paradigm to employ total quality dynamics
and hexagrid confusers. Note that Windows/NT tried, but failed with
the empowering dynamics.

Dick Johnson

Penguin : Linux version 2.2.15 on an i686 machine (797.90 BogoMips).

"Memory is like gasoline. You use it up when you are running. Of
course you get it all back when you reboot..."; Actual explanation
obtained from the Micro$oft help desk.

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