[Samba] Re: forcing XP clients to use CIFS
cybercorecentre at gmail.com
Fri Sep 7 11:16:53 GMT 2007
Jason Cox wrote:
> I had the same problem but its not a samba issue. The problem is in
> the old tcp/ip setting in windows. Back in the beging windows had a small
> tcp window size and it never changed. By adding the following to the
> registry you can increase it to something more apropriate for 100M nic's
> Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
> This help me no end with my backups. Increased network thru put by a factor
> of 30.
> So give it ago and let me know.
> http://rdweb.cns.vt.edu/public/notes/win2k-tcpip.htm will explain it a bit
> Jason Cox
Thanks it helped, I did setup tcp window size once with winner tweaker
but this registry hack is better, I added it to my collection.
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