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    ipv6: sit: add GSO/TSO support · 61c1db7f
    Eric Dumazet authored
    
    
    Now ipv6_gso_segment() is stackable, its relatively easy to
    implement GSO/TSO support for SIT tunnels
    
    Performance results, when segmentation is done after tunnel
    device (as no NIC is yet enabled for TSO SIT support) :
    
    Before patch :
    
    lpq84:~# ./netperf -H 2002:af6:1153:: -Cc
    MIGRATED TCP STREAM TEST from ::0 (::) port 0 AF_INET6 to 2002:af6:1153:: () port 0 AF_INET6
    Recv   Send    Send                          Utilization       Service Demand
    Socket Socket  Message  Elapsed              Send     Recv     Send    Recv
    Size   Size    Size     Time     Throughput  local    remote   local   remote
    bytes  bytes   bytes    secs.    10^6bits/s  % S      % S      us/KB   us/KB
    
     87380  16384  16384    10.00      3168.31   4.81     4.64     2.988   2.877
    
    After patch :
    
    lpq84:~# ./netperf -H 2002:af6:1153:: -Cc
    MIGRATED TCP STREAM TEST from ::0 (::) port 0 AF_INET6 to 2002:af6:1153:: () port 0 AF_INET6
    Recv   Send    Send                          Utilization       Service Demand
    Socket Socket  Message  Elapsed              Send     Recv     Send    Recv
    Size   Size    Size     Time     Throughput  local    remote   local   remote
    bytes  bytes   bytes    secs.    10^6bits/s  % S      % S      us/KB   us/KB
    
     87380  16384  16384    10.00      5525.00   7.76     5.17     2.763   1.840
    Signed-off-by: default avatarEric Dumazet <edumazet@google.com>
    Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
    61c1db7f
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