Very bad performance when copying large files from windows to samba-share

Christopher R. Hertel crh at
Fri Apr 12 13:11:01 GMT 2002

Lars Heineken wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Apr 2002 14:34:10 -0500
> "Christopher R. Hertel" <crh at> wrote:
> > The next thing to try is a network capture.  Do you have TCPDump
> > (or equivalent) on the system that is running Samba?
> >
> As it wasn't available as a packet for my distribution, I donwloaded,
> compiled and installed version 3.7.1 (and the libs 0.71).
> I'm ready to go.. :-)

Don's message reminded me that I am very quick to look at the wire
first.  That's a reflex, on my part.  I think it would be interesting to
see what happens on the wire, but check the smb.conf setting that Don
suggested first.

Chris -)-----

Christopher R. Hertel -)-----                   University of Minnesota
crh at              Networking and Telecommunications Services

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