Packet passing performance study on exotic hardware.

David Gilbert dgilbert at
Fri Oct 8 11:11:55 PDT 2004

>>>>> "Julian" == Julian Elischer <julian at> writes:

Julian> David Gilbert wrote:

Julian> there are also changes in B4->B7 that ar related to scheduling
Julian> the packet delivery mechanisms..  They may not make much of a
Julian> difference but...

I will endevour to do cvsup and retest, then.

BTW, is there a kernel profiling howto out there?  Or would someone
like to help with it?  Before the hardware goes into production, I'd
like to siphon out as much data as possible.

Julian> It's good that we are finally getting the functionality to a
Julian> point where we can start to worry about performance again :-)



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