Subject: Re: IP perfs slower with 1.6 ?
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 09/24/2002 22:21:02
On Tue, Sep 24, 2002 at 10:00:47PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> Hi,
> so today I upgraded from 1.5.2+ to 1.6. Back home I tried
> ftp'ing from it. I used to max my DSL bandwith, and dowmload from here
> at about 61KB/s. Now I seem to be limited to something like 55KB/s.

I did some more tests, using ttcp to avoid ftpd or buffer cache issues.
From a PIII/800 running a 1.6_BETA4 kernel I get less than 54KB/s though
my ADSL link. From another PIII/800 running 1.5, I get between 60 and 61KB/s.
Both hosts on the same LAN segment, both use a tulip adapter (and the tlp

Manuel Bouyer <>