Re: Zero copy in 2.4 kernels

From: Gianni Tedesco (
Date: Thu Jan 23 2003 - 04:14:16 EST

On Wed, 2003-01-22 at 01:48, Stanley Yee wrote:
> Is the zero copy function enabled by default in the 2.4.X kernels? If so
> which kernel version and what do I need to do to enable it? Thanks for your
> time.

sendfile(2) does zero-copy writes from files to sockets, works on any
version of 2.4 AFAIK.


// Gianni Tedesco (gianni at scaramanga dot co dot uk)
lynx --source | gpg --import
8646BE7D: 6D9F 2287 870E A2C9 8F60 3A3C 91B5 7669 8646 BE7D

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