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Re: FIB alternative fib_hash2.c

To: Robert Olsson <Robert.Olsson@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: FIB alternative fib_hash2.c
From: Andre Tomt <andre@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 19:31:00 +0200
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Robert Olsson wrote:

Don't like to sit on this... originally an experiment to understand what we
can expect from FIB lookup in the linux context. Beginning to think it might be useful as is... memory is cheap. With full bgp and rDoS I see around
double FIB lookup performance.  No-one has been brave enough to test it....
Patch is for 2.6.11 and includes an Kconfig option different FIB alternatives.

Drool. Got some numbers? pps - flows - memory use, on what hardware, that sort of thing.

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