What is Samba speed?

Libor Vaněk libor at conet.cz
Wed Oct 31 13:44:05 GMT 2001

on Celeron 500, 196 MB RAM, software RAID5 with 3 IDE discs I get 6 seconds
which is apx. 6 MB/s... but when I did "..count=1000000..." it took me 2:23
which is somewhere about 3.5 MB/s...


> What do you get on your  Unix system if you run this:
> date && dd if=/dev/zero of=deleteme.now count=100000 && rm deleteme.now &&
> date
> (it creates a 51200000 byte file from random /dev/zero and gives you the
> time of both starting and ending)

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