Slow write performance with Win 98 and Samba (fwd)
davecb at canada.sun.com
Thu Jun 21 12:46:17 GMT 2001
Scott Prather wrote:
> > I have seen this problem also. 98 sends the ~64k SMBwriteraw then the
> > small SMBwrite packet when sending to NT also. The problem seems to be
> > in the delayed ack for that small packet. 98 will time out waiting for
> > that ack (~300ms each) before sending any more data to the server.
"Christopher R. Hertel" wrote:
> I have heard of this. When I was at Connectathon the Sun folk talked
> about this problem. I think their solution was to pre-send the ack to
> keep Windows going. I need a better understanding of the problem. I
> would particularly like to know what NT is doing to prevent this problem.
One of my colleagues ran into that thgis years: I'll
ask him if he can hunt the information back down...
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