On Mon, Jun 05, 2006 at 02:43:47PM +0700, art wrote:
> Hello all!
> I work with processor: MIPS 4KC.
> I check network performance without iptables & conntrac enabled
> and it has near 80Mbit/s.
> When I enable (without adding rules) network performance was
> near 40Mbit/s.
> While testing ksoftirqd is get near 50% of cpu. And (it is so
> strange) top eats the same! However cpu has 100% load and
> perfomance is real bad.
> Has anybody same problem?
Just loading the connection tracking module will pull networking
performance into a deep hole, no surprise there. All your numbers are on
the low side though. What clock rate is your CPU running?