networking

netkit


overview

A collection of network programs for the Linux operating system. This package includes:

gso

GSO ("Generic Segmentation Offload") is a performance optimization which is a generalisation of the concept of TSO .

It has been added into Linux 2.6.18

Taken from Herbert Xu's posting on linux-netdev

mobile_ip

Wide spread is the Optimized Link State Routing. There is an implementation for Linux, *BSD and Windows: olsrd.

talk:toe

Despite all the reasons mentioned in this article to don't certificate TOE NICs, other OS do it.
For example MS Windows 2003 Server (SP1) does support TOE and I've seen a great interest for market around it.
Is there a chance of Linux support for TOE in a near future?
Thanks,

tcpprobe

talk:main_page

Please if you put something on the main page, fill in the links. This is not a "what if"
page, it is a practical useful link to real work.

If you want to add something here, send mail to shemminger@osdl.org

talk:network-adapters

socket_locks

netem

netem provides Network Emulation functionality for testing protocols by emulating the properties of wide area networks. The current version emulates variable delay, loss, duplication and re-ordering.

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