[Oisf-devel] ring-size & buffer-size in af-packet mode?

Peter Manev petermanev at gmail.com
Sat Aug 2 16:17:56 UTC 2014

On Sat, Aug 2, 2014 at 7:52 AM, Mahnaz Talebi <mhnz.talebi at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> what is mean of ring-size in af-packet mode? Is it related to rx-ring or
> socket buffer (which contain sk-buffs)? or it is related to new buffer that
> created by suricata? How about buffer-size?
> I'm confused about the meaning of their.

Use ring-size on kernels bigger than 3.2 and when you use >1 threads.
Basically it a s per thread packet buffer.

Peter Manev

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