Subject: Re: nore on disk stats
To: Charles Hannum <Charles-Hannum@deshaw.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 11/17/1995 14:14:59
Charles Hannum writes:
> In a multitasking system, this is a different issue. What happens if
> some user decides to read the routing table 1000000 times?
What happens if some user starts a process that jams data out the
ethernet as fast and hard as possible down a UDP port?
> Okay; suppose I'm convinced of this. What would you propose doing,
> that allows reading the tables from crash dumps and across the network
> (both of which are important for debugging)?
I've got to note that I don't think that tools for reading network
status across the network are important enough to change our
architecture for local status reads.