Poor performance when accessing Linux from Windows XP because

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Tue May 5 14:39:31 GMT 2009

I would suggest testing heavily using the DOS shell on the Windows client.
That will help you bypass the added variables introduced by using the
Windows Explorer.

Once you've done that you can look into ways of reducing the impact of the
function calls that Windows Explorer generates.

Chris -)-----

Xia, Arandar wrote:
>> Chris, we had this discussion on samba at samba.org already.
>> Arandar Xia will just not believe that this is normal Windows behaviour, at least not me. Lets see on which mailing list he shows up next.
> Sorry. I only want to make further sure that this problem has nothing to do with my Samba configuration and VFS plugin.
> Best Regards!
> // Zeyi

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