netperf, was Re: too much untested code in new kernels

Kimon Berlin (
Fri, 3 Jan 1997 14:37:36 +0100

Hi David,
> ---------------------------------------------////
> Yow! 11.26 MB/s remote host TCP bandwidth & ////
> 199 usec remote TCP latency over 100Mb/s ////
> ethernet. Beat that! ////
> -----------------------------------------////__________ o
> David S. Miller, /_____________/ / // /_/ ><

you may want to add these results to the netperf database. There is very
little fast ethernet data available yet, that would be quite helpful.
If you did not use netperf to measure bandwith, may I ask how you

If you do not know how to register netperf results, I can send you help.


Kimon Berlin - Hewlett-Packard Performance Desktop Computing Operation R&D
(BIOS), a spinoff of the Division Formerly Known as GPCD
"You can tune a filesystem, but you can't tune a fish" [HP/UX tunefs(1M)]