[Samba] Samba / NFS performance
mangoo at wpkg.org
Sun Mar 18 19:52:15 GMT 2007
Alexander Gelf schrieb:
> I have the following network configuration:
> FreeBSD 6.2
> P4 3Ghz, 1GB RAM
> Samba 3.0.24 (options: WITH_ADS, WITH_PAM, WITH_SENDFILE, WITH_UTMP,
> Standard FreeBSD NFS Server
> Adaptec 2410SA controller with 4 drives running RAID5
> Broadcom GigE
> Windows XP MCE
> Microsoft SFU 3.5 running NFS client over UDP
> The client and the server are connected to the same GigE switch.
> When I copy one large file (10GB) from the client to the server over an
> NFS mount I get an average performance of 18MB/s.
> The same file copied from the same directory on the client to the same
> directory on the server over a Samba mount averages 4Mb/s.
> Any ideas on why is there such a huge performance difference and what
> can I do to improve Samba performance are appreciated.
More information about the samba