Capture packets at 10g interface

Greg KH greg at
Fri Jan 29 21:44:22 EST 2016

On Sat, Jan 30, 2016 at 12:19:28PM +1100, Daniel Ng wrote:
> >> On Fri, Jan 29, 2016 at 07:37:57PM +0530, Tarun Batra wrote:
> >> We are trying to build product and as per decisions of senior we need to
> >> capture packets in kernel
> > 
> My understanding is 10G interfaces push traffic directly into
> userspace- the kernel is not involved at all here.

Some implementations do, some do not, it depends on the hardware and the
setup the user has created for this.  But to expect people on
kernelnewbies to design a product implementation for someone is a bit of
a streach for this group :)


greg k-h

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