TCP loopback socket fusing
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Mon Sep 13 12:45:15 UTC 2010
In message <4C8E0C1E.2020707 at networx.ch>, Andre Oppermann writes:
>To short-circuit the send and receive sockets on localhost TCP connections
>I've made a proof-of-concept patch that directly places the data in the
>other side's socket buffer without doing any packetization and other protocol
Can we keep the option (sysctl ?) of doing the full packet thing, it is
a very convenient debugging tool...
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