[lkml]   [2001]   [Sep]   [30]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [patch] netconsole-2.4.10-B1
On Sun, 30 Sep 2001, Kenneth Johansson wrote:
> Ingo Molnar wrote:
> > sorry :-) definitions of netconsole-terms:
> >
> > 'server': the host that is the source of the messages. Ie. the box that
> > runs the netconsole.o module. It serves log messages to the
> > client.
> >
> > 'client': the host that receives the messages. This box is running the
> > netconsole-client.c program.
> Servers is usually the thing waiting for something to be sent to it,
> the client is the sending part(initiator). this works for web servers
> , X servers, log servers but strangley not for netconsole where
> everything is backwards.

Owww crap. The majority of web traffic is _from_ the
server _to_ the client. Same for ftp, realaudio, etc...

In fact, usually the server is the _remote_ machine and
the client is the _local_ machine. Anybody who believes
in having the client remote and the server local should
be shipped off to whereever the server is ;)


IA64: a worthy successor to i860.

Send all your spam to (spam digging piggy)

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:03    [W:0.110 / U:1.220 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site