[Samba] Does 3MB/sec seem as fast as Samba is?

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Thu Jan 16 16:13:00 GMT 2003

On Thu, 16 Jan 2003, Kees Damen wrote:

> Hi,
> I think that in Windows there is code that
> detect that the server is not an original
> Windows NT or 2000 server box. After this
> detection Windows give's extra waits in the
> I/O to frustrate the user and encourage him
> to buy original Windows Server software.
> I don't trust these guys in Redmond.

Sorry. I do not buy that story. I am able to get up to 11MB/sec on
100-Base-T and up to 30MB/sec over 1GBit Ethernet.

Client is AMD MP1600+, 512MB RAM, Server is AMD MP1500+, 1GB RAM, 3Ware
IDE RAID with 3 WD60GB 7200rpm drives.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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