Re: observation

Andi Kleen (
02 May 1998 16:53:38 +0200

allspeed <> writes:

> Hi guys
> maybe i'm wrong but can it be a problem in 2.1.9? kernels?
> since i've upgrade to 2.1.97 and 2.1.98 this morning when a file transfer
> starts on my system it's like it stalled everything else that uses the
> pppd i had pppd 2.3.3 i upgraded to 2.3.4 this morning still the same
> thing maybe something i mistset but maybe someone else got the same thing
> after upgrading!

Try one thing. Get new nettools, install them and try (assuming your ppp
interface is ppp0)

/sbin/ifconfig ppp0 tx_queue_len 4

That should help. You can experiment with value between 3 and 10. Please
give feedback to the list about what values work well.


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