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    SubjectRe: Antwort: SCSI networking?
    On Fri, 24 Apr 1998, Philip Blundell wrote:
    > >Alan> per packet tx/rx irq's are just the current very primitive
    > >Alan> network card design
    > >
    > >Sure, but even 80000 divided by 10 is an awful lot ;-)
    >
    > 8000 irqs a second is a lot yes, but it won't kill you.

    Yep, even my old Amiga 4000 with 25 MHz 68040 has no problem servicing 1400
    irqs/s.

    Greetings,

    Geert

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    Geert Uytterhoeven Geert.Uytterhoeven@cs.kuleuven.ac.be
    Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP} http://www.cs.kuleuven.ac.be/~geert/
    Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium


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