[lvs-users] LVS-DR capacity planning

Joseph Mack NA3T jmack at wm7d.net
Thu Jan 27 15:06:07 GMT 2011

On Fri, 28 Jan 2011, Simon Horman wrote:

> The last time that I did some micro-benchmarking of LVS I 
> found Julian's lvs-test to be of use. 
> http://www.ssi.bg/~ja/

I didn't understand how this works. It fires small packets 
(0?, 1?) bytes and doesn't listen for a reply. I got 
enormous numbers for the throughput, more that I could 
account for being allowed over a 100Mbps link.

> More generally, when doing network benchmarking I find 
> netperf to be very useful.

have never used it. I should go figure out what it does


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