[Soekris] high CPU usage for network interrupts on 4801
ml.janhoevers at xs4all.nl
Sun Sep 16 21:19:56 UTC 2007
Mike Tancsa wrote on 16-9-2007 22:02:
> Not sure about the 4801 specifically, but I noticed I got a bit of a
> performance boost on my 5501 by going to RELENG_6. I was able to live
> lock the box with 100Mb of traffic using 800byte packets before. It now
> is able to push 500 byte packets at 100Mb, so there seems to be some
> network efficiency gained from the RELENG_6 I was using before (july
> 2007). The vr driver had not changed in that period so its not that.
That would mean installing FreeBSD from scratch I guess (pfSense comes
as a ready-to-use disk image).
Well, I already guessed it would come to that.
thanks -- Jan
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