interesting thing in log.nmb...TCPIP slowdown on some machines.

Dobos Sandor cly at
Thu Feb 11 09:56:25 GMT 1999

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:

> On Thu, 11 Feb 1999, Dobos [ISO-8859-1] Sándor wrote:
> > I found a letter on the board about the tcpip slowdown on some machines,
> > which are connected to samba. I met the same thing, but:
> > I have 3 NT-s, two of them does the next thing: if I start ftp or
> > telnet, the program starts very slowly. It means, the program dont
> > appears on the desktop for some tens of seconds! But after about 60 secs
> do you also have ipx/spx+NetBIOS or NETBEUI+NetBIOS running on those
> machines?  this is guaranteed to slow down the resolution of NetBIOS
> names.
> luke

Yes, but the same thing happened, when I disabled all protocols but the tcpip.

I think, telnet dont need netbios names to work... :-)

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