Re: Slow PPP/SLIP bug: Found change that caused problem

Thomas Koenig (
3 Apr 1996 16:21:02 +0200

In, Alan Cox <> wrote:
>> ssh has its own packet handling and bypasses TCP.

Correct. However, ssh usually waits for a short time (10ms or so)
before actually sending stuff (to get better mileage out of
encryption/ compression), resulting in packets being sent much less
frequently. This might well help in this case.