[Snort-users] Snort 2.0.4 on OpenBSD 3.4 is dropping packets

SRH-Lists giermo at ...8381...
Mon Nov 17 13:49:25 EST 2003


> You may want to look at this paper on OS Scalability [0].  
> Very interesting,
> and many bad things to say about OpenBSD's speed or lack thereof. :-(
> 
> 
> Later,
> JP
> 
> [0] http://bulk.fefe.de/scalability/

You may want to read this thread largely debunking the above paper.

http://www.monkey.org/openbsd/archive/misc/0310/msg00788.html

And then fefe came on the list to ask how to tune his kernel for a
better test...sigh.

-steve




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