Re: X much slower in 2.0.24 than in 1.2.13

Alan Cox (
Sun, 3 Nov 1996 21:47:58 +0000 (GMT)

> >Could people who run 2.0.24 and see the bothersome X slowdown just try to
> >reverse the patch to linux/net/core/sock.c?
> It didn't do any good.
> But reversing the changes to linux/include/net/sock.h and
> linux/net/ipv4/tcp_input.c solved the slowdown

Interesting. These only change the size of some fields. It may be a field
size issue. Note that you dont want to run with that sock.h patch reversed
as it lets people crash your machine..