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Date:	Mon, 17 Dec 2007 16:04:42 +0200
From:	Sami Farin <safari-netfilter@...ari.iki.fi>
To:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:	dada1@...mosbay.com, jarkao2@...il.com, kaber@...sh.net,
	netfilter-devel@...r.kernel.org, netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [NETFILTER] xt_hashlimit : speedups hash_dst()

On Sat, Dec 15, 2007 at 21:42:19 -0800, David Miller wrote:
> From: Eric Dumazet <dada1@...mosbay.com>
> Date: Sat, 15 Dec 2007 12:04:47 +0100
> 
> > I prefer to let admins chose their size, since it makes attacker life more 
> > difficult :)
> > 
> > For example, I can tell you I have a server, were size is between 2.000.000 
> > and 3.500.000, I dont want to be forced to use 2097152
> > 
> > A multiply is cheap, at least on current hardware.
> 
> I agree, and I see nothing wrong with Eric's patch and it
> should be merged ASAP.

You could do the same optimization for 
net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_core.c:__hash_conntrack() , too.

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