Subject: Re: dumping options TCP_COMPAT_42
To: Perry E.Metzger <email@example.com>
From: Rui Paulo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/15/2006 01:23:39
On Nov 14, 2006, at 2:32 PM, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> BTW, since this need is pretty rare, would you object to having the
> option removed from GENERIC but the infrastructure left in place? It
> would reduce clutter a bit. The #define isn't really needed given that
> there is a sysctl.
The issue in the first place, I think, was that the compiler can
optimize the code path if we have the define.
That said, I don't know how much does that actually buy us.