There is also another subtle issue of how often should the window be
polled. Polling the tcp window on a WINDOW_ADJUST message could prove to
be costly if they happen very often.


On Tue, 1 Mar 2005, Christopher Rapier wrote:

> Markus Friedl wrote:
>> On Mon, Feb 28, 2005 at 02:09:34PM -0500, Michael A Stevens wrote:
>>> Its somewhat more complicated than this. The correct solution is to
>>> scale the SSH window to a value that matches the window of the protocol
>>> encapsulating the SSH data.

>> it's simple to change this hardcoded application window
>> to match the tcp send/receive window.

> It is pretty trivial, making it work with Web100/autotuning kernels is not as
> trivial but not overly daunting either. It was all included in a patch we
> submitted to the openssh-unix-dev list last June. We've been continuing work
> on it and other network performance issues since.

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