[jcifs] downloading/uploading file from/to smb share

Michael B Allen ioplex at gmail.com
Sat Dec 15 15:12:58 MST 2012

On Sat, Dec 8, 2012 at 5:11 AM, Pravink <pravink at mangospring.com> wrote:
> downloading/uploading file from/to smb share can be done from read(), write()
> api by using byte buffer. but it takes too much time to download or upload. is
> there any other apporoach which will improve the performance?
> reading, writing byte by byte causes my server to goes down when file is in MB's

Hi Pravink,

You definitely should not read and write one byte at a time. That will
indeed be slow. You want to read / write big chunks. See


Michael B Allen
Java Active Directory Integration

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