slow download/upload

Elrond elrond at
Thu Jul 13 16:56:32 GMT 2000

Assuming, you talk about TNG.

I've no good idea, why it got slower. (And I'm not going to
profile tng...)

My current best recommendation is to use HEAD or 2.0.x for
normal fileserving and TNG only for PDC-functionality.


On Fri, Jul 07, 2000 at 04:07:16AM +1000, Kevin Chan wrote:
> Ever since we moved our NT server to the Samba platform, I have noticed that 
> loading the windows profile for each user has been very slow.  In addition, 
> we also frequently download large images of Win98 partitions for our users 
> from our servers, and this has been noticeably slower as well.  This was not 
> the case before and they are independent events (meaning that it is not 
> because we are overloading the system by doing downloading and logging on at 
> the same time).  Even when no one is logged on, the downloading is slow and 
> even when no one is downloading, logging on is slow.
> In addition, we normally make adjustments to our images from time to time, 
> which we then upload onto the server.  For some reason, this process has 
> become EXTREMELY slow...
> And I cannot figure out why and was hoping someone could give me some 
> insight to what you have done to troubleshoot this kind of problem.
> If any more info is needed, please let me know.
> Thanks in advance,
> KevinChan
> SystemsAdministrator
> Administrative Computing
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