lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1999]   [May]   [21]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectFast TCP/IP checksum patch.
Hi everyone,

I'm new to this list so please forgive me if this question has been asked
before.

I got hold of a patch by a fellow named Dick Johnson (or Johnston?) that
supposedly speeds up TCP/IP transfers by using a piped checksum routine.
It seems to speed things up quite a bit on my system (Slackware
distribution, Kernel version 2.0.35, P233 MMX, 3COM EL3, etc.)

Could anybody tell me when this patch will be included in the "official"
kernel release? I'm told that this patch has been floating around for a
while but it never seems to make it to the released kernel.

Thanks in advance for your help.

--
Hussam E. Eassa, Ph.D.
eassa@execpc.com
Windham, New Hampshire USA




-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:51    [W:0.030 / U:12.068 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site