Re: Jitter and latency benchmarks with netlink / nl80211

From: Luis R. Rodriguez
Date: Wed Apr 10 2013 - 14:06:08 EST

On Wed, Apr 10, 2013 at 10:59 AM, Ben Greear <greearb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 04/10/2013 10:55 AM, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
>> Curious if anyone has worked on latency and jitter benchmarks in using
>> netlink, specifically with nl80211. Has anyone benchmarked this? Ben,
>> have you? If not for nl80211 perhaps this has been done before for
>> other netlink families?
> You mean timing related to netlink configuration/report requests?


> We have lots of ways to measure wifi packet throughput latencies
> and jitter (to/from userspace and/or to/from pktgen), but it doesn't use
> netlink....

Not looking for latency / jitter for 802.11, but for the core nl80211 messages.

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