Subject: Re: Socket buffer accounting and TCP
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Ted Lemon <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/02/1998 09:07:05
> Perhaps the threshold should be based on the number of mbufs in the
> chain.. i.e., compress if you have more than 3-4 mbufs in the socket
> buffer.

Or compress when there's room in the mbuf - this won't happen if
you're receiving big packets.