Perfornmance Problem with large files
davecb at canada.sun.com
Fri Apr 28 15:30:13 GMT 2000
| i have a linux box running samba as a fileserver for 4 Windows NT
| Workstations. the performance is good on responing-times but loading
| writing large files (more than 500 kByte) is too slow.
Samba itself isn't size-sensitive...
First, check that it's not a network problem:
try ftp in both directions with both large and
We have had similar reports before, but that turned
out to only work with very small files (< 512 bytes)
and eventually was found to be an ethernet card.
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