[Samba] Poor performance.

Homann, Mathias Mathias.Homann at airbus.dasa.de
Fri Feb 22 04:35:05 GMT 2002

Anders Widman wrote:
> How can I incresase the performance of Samba.
> The average throughput is about 4-6MB/s for copying large files.
> Running applications directly off a Samba share is even slower.

poor? what kind of network are you running on, gigabit fibre?
I'd guess on 100mbit ether 6meg/s is quite good, that's about 48mbit =
50% of capacity... given some overhead and some other people using the
same network, that's really quite good.


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