vr speed issues

Mark Kirkwood markir at paradise.net.nz
Wed Nov 29 21:30:06 PST 2006

Charles Sprickman wrote:

> I also did a little more digging and noticed that once I start pinging 
> from one of these hosts using large packet sizes, I get about 50-60% 
> packet loss (ie: ping -s 1500 other.vr0.host).  If I ping something with 
> a decent card, I get about 30-50% packet loss.  There's no packet loss 
> with the default packet size.
> Anyone else with some vr cards feel like checking this out?

I've got a VIA Rhine III card that I can dig out and put in if the data 
would be of any use/interest etc - FWIW I seem to recall being able to 
get reasonably close to wire speed when I was using it.



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