On Mon, 26 Aug 2002, Mala Anand wrote:
> Troy Wilson (who works with me) posted SPECweb99 results using my
> skbinit patch to lkml on Friday:
> I know you don't subscribe to lkml. Have you seen these results?
> On Numa machine it showed around 3% improvement using SPECweb99.
The posting you pointed to says 1% - not that it matters. It becomes more
insignificant when skb recycling comes in play mostly because the alloc
and freeing of skbs doesnt really show up as hotlist item within
I am not saying it is totaly useless -- anything that will save a few
cycles is good;