cswiger at mac.com
Tue Feb 1 11:27:29 PST 2005
On Feb 1, 2005, at 10:46 AM, Paul Schmehl wrote:
> I just discovered that there is a port of libpcap. Does anybody know
> if it performs better than the pcap that comes with FreeBSD?
I believe the port compiles PCAP with a larger default buffer size than
the PCAP which comes with FreeBSD. It may drop fewer packets under
high network load as a result, but there doesn't seem to be a
significant difference for most tasks.
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