[Samba] Tuning OSX samba for WAN vs LAN

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Jul 5 23:55:16 MDT 2011

On Tue, Jul 05, 2011 at 05:01:20PM +0000, Rob LaRose wrote:
> Hello my Sambese friends,
> Has anyone got info on tuning the SMB client in OSX for
> connecting to Samba servers across a WAN/VPN?  I get decent
> performance locally, but when I reach across our VPN link to
> another site, throughput falls right to garbage when
> compared with FTP.

Please contact your Apple support for this. Samba on the
server side can't do much in that respect, this is a client

With best regards,

Volker Lendecke

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