[geeks] Linux disparity
Joshua D Boyd
jdboyd at cs.millersville.edu
Wed Dec 18 10:00:25 CST 2002
On Wed, Dec 18, 2002 at 10:55:05AM -0500, James wrote:
> check your broadcast traffic on your network. Remember, broadcasts are
> treated like a unicast destined for your machine and will interupt
> everything for servicing.
I've run tcpdump logging all traffic and I see no unusually amount of
broadcast message. Every so often I see an ARP request/reply, and every
now and then I see some netbios thing, but that's about it.
This is gotten from running TCPdump.
Joshua D. Boyd
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