Samba Throughput Issues

Greg Zartman greg at
Mon Oct 8 09:28:05 GMT 2001

> For comparison, using FTP over the same network, between the same
> computers (except this time using the FTP server on the IRIX), I get
> transfer rates of about 1 megabyte per second.
There are several performance tweaks that can be made to Samba.  Do a search 
on the net for a book called Using Samba (pdf version).

There is a section towards the back of the book that runs you through a 
process to speedup samba.


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