lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite for Android: free password hash cracker in your pocket
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:07:22 -0600
From:   Subash Abhinov Kasiviswanathan <subashab@...eaurora.org>
To:     Tom Herbert <tom@...bertland.com>
Cc:     Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@...il.com>,
        Linux Kernel Network Developers <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Stephen Hemminger <stephen@...workplumber.org>,
        netdev-owner@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v2] net: Add sysctl to toggle early demux for tcp
 and udp

> Less than 1% performance improvement in a benchmark doesn't justify
> the complexity of the patch. Eric's hypothesis was that an unconnected
> UDP socket may show issues because of cache misses in look-ups due to
> so many different sources. This should be fairly easy to benchmark by
> randomly setting source address in your test (IP any and routing my
> need to be set appropriately).
> 

With different source addresses, a larger increase is seen here
(633->654Mbps).

--
The Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc. is a member of the Code Aurora 
Forum,
a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Powered by Openwall GNU/*/Linux - Powered by OpenVZ