Capture packets at 10g interface

Tarun Batra tbatra18 at
Fri Jan 29 09:07:57 EST 2016

We are trying to build product and as per decisions of senior we need to
capture packets in kernel
On Jan 29, 2016 1:01 AM, "Greg KH" <greg at> wrote:

> On Fri, Jan 29, 2016 at 12:14:20AM +0530, Tarun Batra wrote:
> > I want to do that because I have to write a packet inspection module
> sort of
> > idps solution.
> What is forcing you to do such a thing?  Is this for a homework
> assignment, or are you trying to create a product?
> > We are targeting kernel space because of performance.
> How do you know that putting this in the kernel will be faster?  Do you
> have measurements that show this?  Is doing this today somehow too slow
> using the existing interfaces that allow you to do this?
> thanks,
> greg k-h
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