[Samba] SMB slow by design?

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Sat Jan 27 22:48:28 GMT 2007

On Sat, Jan 27, 2007 at 11:35:32PM +0100, Jan Engelhardt wrote:
> Ah I found it. This is smb.conf: http://pastebin.ca/330452
> Removing SO_SNDBUF=8192 gives
> $ smbget smb://localhost/rt/blob.iso
> [blob.iso] 41.08Mb of 171.06Mb (24.01%) at 41.08Mb/s ETA: 00:00:03
> perfect performance again. Wonder how that got in there *grumble*

Yep, on modern kernels I don't think setting SNDBUF or RCVBUF is
a good idea....


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