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Linux kernel design patterns - part 3

Linux kernel design patterns - part 3

Posted Jun 23, 2009 9:13 UTC (Tue) by hppnq (guest, #14462)
In reply to: Linux kernel design patterns - part 3 by butlerm
Parent article: Linux kernel design patterns - part 3

Have you any idea what the impact would have been on internet traffic (all those years ago!) if, say, IP packets would have used 64 bit (or worse, arbitrary length) addressing instead of the 32 bits you so easily dismiss as "unnecessarily constraining"?


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