[vbox-dev] Network Performace Benchmark

Frank Mehnert Frank.Mehnert at Sun.COM
Fri May 28 18:48:38 GMT 2010

On Friday 28 May 2010, Alexey Eremenko wrote:
> I don't know if the performance would be highter with TUN/TAP (VBox
> 2.0 and older) mode...
> i.e. Is the slowdown causes by vboxnetflt or some other reason ?
> Unfortunately VBox 3.2.0 does not support TUN/TAP, and VBox 2.0 won't
> install on such new hosts.

You could test to set up a TAP device manually and connect VBox
in bridged mode to this TAP device.

Kind regards,

Dr.-Ing. Frank Mehnert

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