Subject: Re: tcp delayed ack - TCP_NODELAY
To: Douglas Egan <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/21/2001 15:17:27
On Thu, Jun 21, 2001 at 04:31:39PM -0500, Douglas Egan wrote:

 > I am fighting the problems described below.  Samba people say to set
 > TCP_NODELAY but I don't see that as an option, nor do I see an
 > equivalent sysctl.
 > Can I implement the following using NetBSD 1.5?

So, if the Samba people say to set TCP_NODELAY (which disables the Nagle
algorithm), that's totally different from "delayed ack".  Which is it
that you actually want?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>