Netbench results on a linux 4-way system

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Thu Aug 1 07:51:03 GMT 2002

On Wed, 31 Jul 2002, Andrew Theurer wrote:

> I though I'd share some NetBench results on one of our servers.
> Results:
> Baseline				576 Mbps
> ext3 data=writeback		623 Mbps
> samba smblog=1			673 Mbps
> sendfile/zerocopy		801 Mbps

Does this mean that you applied a sendfile patch to reply.c (in 
read_and_X, as well as to receive_message_or_smb and write_and_X)? or that 
you were simply repying on zerocopy in the kernel?

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe at, rsharpe at, 
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