Re: Awfully slow /proc/net/tcp, netstat, in.identd in 2.4 (updated)

David S. Miller (
Fri, 19 Oct 2001 15:11:01 -0700 (PDT)

From: Benjamin LaHaise <>
Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2001 18:04:34 -0400

If the hash table was grown dynamically, I wouldn't have this complaint.

It's too expensive to implement. It adds a new check every
connection, _or_ some timer which periodically scans the chain

Franks a lot,
David S. Miller
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