[Samba] 10 Gigabit Ethernet and Samba

Denis Vlasenko vda at port.imtp.ilyichevsk.odessa.ua
Wed Apr 6 05:15:37 GMT 2005

On Wednesday 06 April 2005 04:40, AndyLiebman at aol.com wrote:
> Do anyone have any experience using 10 Gigabit  Ethernet connections with 
> Samba? Specifically, if you have had such an  experience, can you share what 
> sorts of optimizations you made to get the  maximum data transfer between server 
> and workstation? 
> I am just  experimenting with this kind of setup myself and I see a huge GULF 
> between the  raw TCP/IP transfers that I can make between two machines and 
> the speeds I get  when Samba is in the middle. I just have a gut feeling that 
> Samba buffers are  not optimized for the quantity of data of speed of transfer. 

Tell us more about your benchmark methods

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