[Samba] samba 3.0.25 with Windows 7 or Vista

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Wed Jan 20 21:49:45 MST 2010

On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 11:42 PM, Learner Study <learner.study at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello experts:
> I have been using samba 3.0.25 and it has been giving decent
> performance with windows XP or 2003 (about 60MB/s reads). But, I just
> tried with vista or windows7 but the perf is pretty bad (down to
> 8MB/s). I even enabled the Customize->video stream option on
> vista/windows7 but no impact.
> Any ideas what could be going wrong here? Has someone seen this?
> Any pointers - greatly appreciated.

Your samba version was from 2007. Please upgrade to a recent release.
Samba 3.4.5 has much better support for windows 7.


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