Fwd: [PATCH] preliminary implementation of "smart_nopush"

Eric Wong normalperson at yhbt.net
Fri Jan 28 04:33:45 EST 2011


Eric Wong <normalperson at yhbt.net> wrote:
> Eric Wong <normalperson at yhbt.net> wrote:
> > I just pushed this out for Linux users.  It's intended for use
> > with Rainbows! and sites that serve small response bodies
> > (e.g. http://bogomips.org/ and http://yhbt.net/ :)
> 
> I also wonder if just doing an LD_PRELOAD would be alright or even
> better since it could track more calls.  Ideally it'd be an option in
> the kernel (TCP_CORK_LIGHTLY?).  Maybe having an LD_PRELOAD would be a
> good proof-of-concept for a kernel patch...

Then I found this:
  git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/acme/libautocork

It's client-oriented at the moment and will need a few patches before
it's suitable for use with TCP servers, but I've just emailed the author
about the changes...

-- 
Eric Wong


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