[Snort-users] Which OS to choose for SNORT? (need help)

Sadanand Ghagare sadanandgh at ...11827...
Thu Jan 7 20:12:08 EST 2010

The speed will be in gigabits, though our most production and UAT
network is on solaris and never faced any gigabits high speed
performance issue.


On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 6:40 PM, Jason Brvenik
<jason.brvenik at ...1935...> wrote:
> Solaris networking drivers used to be horrible for high speed performance. I
> don't have any recent information to speculate on improvements.
> It might not matter. What are the speeds we are talking about? From there
> considerations can be made. Linux on generic intel servers with tulip
> drivers isn't likely to perform at multigigabit speeds.
> On Jan 7, 2010 6:23 PM, "Sadanand Ghagare" <sadanandgh at ...11827...> wrote:
> Whether there any performance issue anybody has seen on snort with
> solaris 10 x86, it is because I am more familiar with solaris OS
> rather than Linux OS and prefer Solaris OS.
> REgards,
> sadanand
> On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 5:57 PM, Sadanand Ghagare <sadanandgh at ...11827...>
> wrote: > Thanks for replyin...


Thanks & Regards

Sadanand G.

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