Tcp Tuning for boardband ?

Hal Burgiss hal at
Mon Nov 19 22:31:02 UTC 2007

On Mon, Nov 19, 2007 at 04:36:54PM -0500, Richard wrote:
> is there a way to adjust the tcp stack for faster browsing the net, heard 
> there are some settings, for that... anyone have a link to a "How to" page 
> for gusty ?  ( Have a 15 Meg connection )
> I know in Windows (oops) there was a boardband tuning .exe app, that made a 
> Major differences in download speeds... 

That's because Windows ha[sd] a very brain dead dial-up optimized networking
stack. Linux has the real thing. Not needed (except in maybe very
unusual circumstances). 


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