Automatic TCP send and receive socket buffer sizing

Claudio Jeker cjeker at
Wed Dec 13 04:40:56 PST 2006

On Wed, Dec 13, 2006 at 02:22:11PM +0300, Maxim Konovalov wrote:
> [...]
> > Any tests and test reports are very welcome.
> I saw a question asked several times but no answer: what happens with
> the sockets when you explicitly call setsockopt() to set a socket
> buffer size?  Is automatic buffer sizing enabled for them?

It disables the automatic buffer sizing. You want a fixed buffer size you
get a fixed buffer size.

:wq Claudio

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