OS X 10.9 Maverick
jra at samba.org
Tue Jun 18 11:44:01 MDT 2013
On Tue, Jun 18, 2013 at 07:25:43PM +0200, Ralph Böhme wrote:
> Am 18.06.2013 um 19:02 schrieb Volker Lendecke <Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE>:
> > On Tue, Jun 18, 2013 at 04:30:59PM +0200, Ralph Böhme wrote:
> >> Hi everybody,
> >> Apple is moving to SMB2 as the default filesharing
> >> protocol in it's next OS X incarnation 10.9 Maverick:
> > A VERY interesting question will be whether it will be able
> > to issue parallel requests. I very regularly earn a lot of
> > money by telling people that Samba can not do much about
> > OS/X doing what we used to call rabbit-pellet mode, i.e.
> > sending sequential, very small requests.
> Are you referring to read/write IO requests? 10.8 AFP can issue parallel read/write IO requests up to 1 MB.
Sure, but we don't know if the new Apple SMB2 client implementation
will do that. Personally, I trust George enough to expect it'll do
the right thing :-) :-).
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