Systems, Science, and FreeBSD

Here is a presentation by Neville-Neil about Systems, Science, and FreeBSD. Here are two of my most interested ideas: Netmap.  By mapping the NIC to a process memory space, user-space applications can send and receive Ethernet (?) frames directly.  This avoids going through the operating system network stack for every and single frame, and this … Continue reading Systems, Science, and FreeBSD