Subject: Re: NetBSD vs PPPOE
To: Martin Weber <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/25/2002 16:39:18
On Tue, 25 Jun 2002, Martin Weber wrote:
> This is very interesting. I use rp-pppoe on a pI 100, and the machine
> is mainly deep asleep. When I'm utilizing full bandwidth, CPU's at about
> 8-12 percent. Before the pI I used a 486 dx2/66, and even that one was
> not over at max 25 percent CPU. I wonder what was using that much CPU
> on your machine. I have of course ipnat and ipf running there, sshd
> and rp-pppoe. (this is a 768 kbit downstream dsl)

MSS clamping used quite a bit of the CPU. Also, the AXPpci33 isn't exactly
the fastest machine around.

I have a 1.5Mb/512Kb ADSL line, by the way.