[Soekris] net4801 w/ 50-70 AuthPF connections?

Chris Cappuccio chris at nmedia.net
Wed Dec 3 23:29:45 UTC 2003


Chuck Yerkes [chuck+soekris at 2003.snew.com] wrote:
> 
> A vpn coprocessor *will* speed up ssh sessions under openbsd
> (and perhaps freebsd).  But that will mainly just affect the
> login time and might not be worth it unless 20 people are logging
> in concurrently (not *logged* in, but starting out).

No, actually, nobody supports RSA/DSA hardware yet, and that's the only
cpu-intensive part of an interactive ssh session (such as authpf)

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