[Samba] Slow File transfer between Samba and Win2k

Joel Hammer Joel at HammersHome.com
Fri Jun 28 06:41:02 GMT 2002

W2k has so many problems and bugs, there is sense assuming that samba is the
problem. Check out the windows knowledge base and make sure you have the
latest service pack insalled.
Note: I don't use w2k and so this is all at your own risk!

On Fri, Jun 28, 2002 at 03:35:05PM +0200, Jolke Perelaer wrote:
> I have a Samba file server and a dual boot Win98/Win2k client. Copying file from the Client in Win98 to the Samba server gives no problems:
> (I copied one 6 mb file)
> Samba server -> Win98 Client    550 kb/s
> Samba server <- Win98 Client    500 kb/s
> But then from Samba server to Win2k Client:
> Samba server -> Win2k Client    190 kb/s
> Samba server <- Win2k Client    18 kb/s
> Because of the fact that I use a dual boot, I can narrow the problem to Windows 2000, instead of Samba or even my network properties. I must admit that I am new to this newsgroup, so I do not know how many further info I should give. I also could not find anything about this problem on the web.
> Any help would be appreciated!
> thnx.
> Jolke.

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