[nsp] Frame bursting

Dan Hollis goemon at anime.net
Mon Mar 31 11:06:24 EST 2003

On Mon, 31 Mar 2003, Pete Kruckenberg wrote:
> So, if I understand correctly, a normal (12-byte)  
> inter-frame gap isn't necessarily going to have a huge
> impact, even on 1500-byte frames. Going to jumbo frames
> won't make a noticeable difference (0.8% efficiency loss vs
> 0.1% efficiency loss).

Its not the impact on the network, its the impact on the routers. Large 
packets = fewer interrupts/sec = less cpu load.

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