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Date:      Sun, 1 Apr 2001 14:45:16 -0400
From:      "Jason T. Luttgens" <>
To:        "'Mike Smith'" <>, "'David W. Chapman Jr.'" <>
Cc:        <>
Subject:   RE: Network performance question 
Message-ID:  <000001c0badb$e4f4da70$0200010a@lucky>
In-Reply-To: <>

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-----Original Message-----
From: Mike Smith []
Sent: Sunday, April 01, 2001 1:25 PM
To: David W. Chapman Jr.
Cc: Jason T. Luttgens;
Subject: Re: Network performance question

> > FreeBSD kinda disappointed me. It gets ~1000 interface errors on about
> > 514000 packets. I switched the 3COM card out for a NetGear FA311 (sis
> > driver). After receiving ~310000 packets, the network goes down (can't
> > ping/telnet anywhere). At that point I have to ifconfig down and up the
> > interface to get it back.

>You're disappointed in *FreeBSD* because of this?  These are *hardware*
>failures you're describing here... the Linux 2.4.3 kernel is somehow accessing the hardware as to not
cause hardware failures then?


>... every activity meets with opposition, everyone who acts has his
>rivals and unfortunately opponents also.  But not because people want
>to be opponents, rather because the tasks and relationships force
>people to take different points of view.  [Dr. Fritz Todt]
>           V I C T O R Y   N O T   V E N G E A N C E

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