Samba Speed Question - Please Help!

James Nord teilo at
Tue Oct 10 16:17:27 GMT 2000

Justen Marshall wrote:
> However, I used the CygWin time command to do the some of the same
> experiments over Samba. I'm not 100% convinced that the CygWin utils
> are as efficient as the Unix originals, but still...

bare in mind that NT has a 10ms resolution.
>   Z:\lotsafiles>c:\cygwin\bin\time ls > c:\temp\crap
>   0.01user 0.00system 0:12.40elapsed 0%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k
>   0inputs+0outputs (0major+0minor)pagefaults 0swaps
> (PS: Does anyone know how to do a redirect to some DOS/NT equivalent
> of /dev/null? Is it even possible?)

command > nul

(just for fun try rm nul ;-) )


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