Christopher R. Hertel
crh at nts.umn.edu
Mon Jul 16 21:10:20 GMT 2001
> My smb.conf has security=user.
> The hesitations happen when copying a file from smb share to the windows
...an SMB share mounted on a Linux system using smbmount, or are you using
smbclient (on any platform)?
> It does NOT hesitate when copying file from windows to smb share (that's
Hmm... Sounds as though it could be a name resolution problem. Maybe.
> I am using explorer to move the file in both cases. My test file is a 40Mb
> It appears that if anything is monitoring eth0, the hesitations do not
> occur. I tried grabbing packets with tcpdump, and the problem stopped (thus
> the dump doesn't tell me anything).
> Could this have anything to do with my machine speed? I am running a K6-200
> with 80Mb ram. I would assume most people are running production servers
> with at least a PII, which may be why most people aren't seeing this?
Well, I use equal or less powerful systems (can't afford much more) so I
don't think that's it. It's not the same as the problems into which I've
been digging, so I'm not much use I'm 'fraid.
Christopher R. Hertel -)----- University of Minnesota
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