On Fri, 8 Nov 2002, Ben Greear wrote:
> I'm looking for the real cause.
No you are not. You are looking for something that will give you some
quick fix given your current setup.
> The current code does not work
> as I want it to. So, I'm changing things. I would love to try
> out any patch you might feel like contributing.
Be systematic about and prove where things are wrong. I even made some
suggestions to you a while back.
> From what I can tell, the old code punishes interfaces who are
> running slower at any given time.
You are totaly wrong. Go and read the paper on DRR.
> My change, I believe, will
> allow slower interfaces to gather a bit more quota so that when
> they are hit with a burst of traffic, they can spend a little
> extra time to clear their buffers.
> I would also welcome any argument as to why my code is worse
> than the existing code. And theoretical papers be damned,
You havent proved anything up to this point other than handwaving.
So i dont think you should be damning anything.
> I see better results with the change below. Why is that?
You tell me.