Re: PPP slow between Linux and Solaris - why is it so?

Alan Cox (
Sun, 14 Jul 1996 18:25:50 +0100 (BST)

> fix the problem. Unfortunately I don't recall where I saw it, and
> haven't reindexed my mail recently enough, or I'd quote it here. (The
> problem wasn't linux specific, though, so there may be other issues.)

There were a set of reasons given, none of them OS specific but they will
affect Linux <-> Solaris2.4/5 as well as anything else so do get Solaris 2.5
boxes fixed ASAP . Judging by the bench figures I have here you'll probably
also get a suprisingly large portion of your network bandwidth back when you