[SATLUG] VJ compression

Jeremy Mann jeremymann at gmail.com
Thu Jul 24 08:54:03 CDT 2008

On Thu, Jul 24, 2008 at 7:04 AM, Borries Demeler
<demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu> wrote:
> I am using my cell phone as a modem to get internet on my laptop
> with kppp. In kppp there is the option of viewing the statistics of
> transmissions. When viewing this I noticed that no packets were sent using
> van jacobson compression. So I believe I could gain some additional speed
> if there were an option to turn this on, but I can't find a way to do that.
> I am calling into a modem on my own network, so I can configure both server
> and client. Is it possible to enable this compression, or is this a hardware
> feature that my modem doesn't support (Motorola Razr)?
> It would be nice if I could gain a little extra speed from this setup
> by using VJ compression.Any help would be appreciated.

The next time you log in, send me an email. I tried a different
setting in the options.ttyS2 file to force VJ compression.

Jeremy Mann
jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu

University of Texas Health Science Center
Bioinformatics Core Facility
Phone: (210) 567-2672

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