[Samba] Slow Directory listing

Thomas Werner werner at esmt.org
Tue Oct 5 14:43:54 GMT 2004

the explorer hangs if the folder gets focus, not with double klick only. the
subfolder contains 32000 files...

On 05.10.2004 16:15 Uhr, "Thomas Werner" <werner at esmt.org> wrote:

> hi,
> on samba3 a have a directory "foo" with one subfolder "blah". the subfolder
> contains a huge subtree with lot of files (11gig). if i click on "foo" it
> takes 10 or more seconds to get the one folder "blah". but if i use the left
> foldertree of explorer, there are no problems, it's fast. what is the
> explorer looking for? size calculations?
> it there a hint or configuration param in the smb.conf to tune up explorer?
> thx tom

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