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Re: [patch] TCP throughput after 2.2.17-pre1

To: Andrew Morton <andrewm@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [patch] TCP throughput after 2.2.17-pre1
From: Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2000 13:33:25 +0200
Cc: Alan Cox <alan@xxxxxxxxxx>, "David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx, kuznet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <394DFCD5.41FCD467@uow.edu.au>; from Andrew Morton on Mon, Jun 19, 2000 at 12:54:55PM +0200
References: <394DFCD5.41FCD467@uow.edu.au>
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On Mon, Jun 19, 2000 at 12:54:55PM +0200, Andrew Morton wrote:
> Andi's patch works for me.  I've attached the 2.2.17-pre4 version here.
> 
> Alan Cox wrote:
> > 
> > and also
> > the new code path waking on the socket kfreeing a buffer.
> 
> He didn't appear to do that bit.  It just polls.

It does actually. The schedule_timeout(1) will be woken earlier with
the kfree_skb wakeup.


-Andi

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