Subject: Re: TCP_DEBUG plus TCP_COMPAT_42
To: David Brownlee <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 07/08/2001 09:10:05
On Sun, Jul 08, 2001 at 05:01:23PM +0100, David Brownlee wrote:

 > 	TCP_DEBUG (update on earlier mail)
 > 	TCPDEBUG is not enabled by default, leaving tcp_trace() to keep a
 > 	record of the last TCP_NDEBUG debug packets, but no option to
 > 	display them. I'd like to rename TCPDEBUG to TCP_DEBUG, plus make
 > 	it compile out tcp_trace() entirely when not defined. To enable
 > 	console output tcpconsdebug still needs to be set anyway. I'll add
 > 	a commented out TCP_DEBUG to all GENERICs and similar. Net result:
 > 	31K saving on an INET enabled i386 kernel.


 > 	We still enable this in a smattering of config files - any
 > 	objections to commenting this out on all configs by default?

Go for it.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>