Re: artificial latency for a network interface

From: Maksim Krasnyanskiy (
Date: Fri Jun 29 2001 - 12:14:52 EST

> > I wanted to do that using two tun devices.
> > I had hoped to have a routing like this:
> >
> > <-> eth0 <-> tun0 <-> userspace, waiting queue <-> tun1 <-> eth1
>yes, that works very well. A userspace app sits on top of the
>tun/tap device and pulls out packets, delays them and reinjects
Right. And you don't even need tun1. Just write them back to tun0.

>The problem is routing: when you send the packet back to the
>kernel, it sends it straight back to you. You need to rewrite
>the headers, which is a pain.


Maksim Krasnyanskiy
Senior Kernel Engineer
Qualcomm Incorporated

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