[Samba] Speeding up Samba

Robert Schetterer robert at schetterer.org
Sat Nov 19 15:41:11 GMT 2005

Chuck Forsberg WA7KGX N2469R schrieb:

>I have a 3.2 GHz P4 Win XP Pro connected to a Fedora Core 4 server
>running on a 2 GHz Celeron.  I get about 350 MB/s FTP
>transfer over a Gigabit Ethernet connection.
>Samba is very much slower between the same computers.
>Can Samba be sped up to where it approaches the
>FTP performance?
normally ftp should be faster than smb, related to the nature of the 
which performane parameter doyou use in smb.conf?
Samba performance is deeply related to the setup.

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