Samba performance issues: stat calls

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at
Fri Apr 4 11:20:40 GMT 2003

On Thu, 2003-04-03 at 18:06, Michael B.Allen wrote:
> On Wed, 2 Apr 2003 19:26:36 -0800 (PST)
> Richard Sharpe <rsharpe at> wrote:
> > That looks like an average of more than one stat call per SMB. Not good!
> Don't you have to stat each label in a path as you walk it?

Yes, given how Samba works, one stat per smb is actually pretty low...

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                 abartlet at
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team  abartlet at
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College   abartlet at
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