Re: More throughput than bandwidth

Rick Jones (
Tue, 23 Mar 1999 10:34:28 -0800

Assuming you've already made sure that you did ont accidentally talk
over loopback, you might want to find-out if anything along the path
knows how to "compress" data. By default netperf sends whatever happens
to be in the buffers allocated - and as often as not, that is a bunch of
zeros, which would compress rather well.

There is a -F option to take data from a file and use that to fill the

rick jones

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