Re: TCP_NOPUSH on FreeBSD, TCP_CORK on Linux (was: Is sendfile all that

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Mon Feb 05 2001 - 18:20:30 EST

> How close is TCP_NOPUSH to behaving identically to TCP_CORK now?
> If it does behave identically, it might be time to standardize
> the symbolic name for this option, to make apps more portable
> between the two OS's. (It'd be nice to also standardize the
> numeric value, in the interest of making the ABI's more compatible, too.)

That one isnt practical because of the way the implementations handle
boolean options. BSD uses bitmask based option setting for the basic
options and Linus uses switch statements
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