Subject: Re: ip_fil throughput rates?
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 10/26/1999 17:45:21
On Mon, Oct 25, 1999 at 02:51:51PM -0700, Jonathan Stone wrote:
> It's been a long time since I did performance measurement of ip_fil.
> what kind of traffic load can the version of -current keep up with?
> Can a 500MHz Pentium-II keep up with, say, 100Mbit of actual TCP
> traffic if using lean, mean rulesets?

Well, I have a 200Mhz pentium with 5 100Mbs NICS, It seems to supports
the load without troubles (about 500 rules).

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.