[Samba] Very slow write performance to RAID

simo idra at samba.org
Mon Jul 25 17:51:49 MDT 2011

On Tue, 2011-07-26 at 00:32 +0100, Jonathan Buzzard wrote:
> Jeremy Allison wrote:
> [SNIP]
> > 
> > Test using a modern (i.e. much later than 3.0.33) smbclient.
> > 
> To back that up he is using CentOS 5, so there is no excuse for using 
> such an old version. Needs to switch to the samba3x packages that have 
> been present since CentOS 5.5 asap. From recollection it is getting on 
> now for a year since CentOS 5.5 came out which gave you version 3.3.8 in 
> the samba3x packages and CentOS 5.6 bumped that to 3.5.4, which has been 
> out for several months now.
> For those that say upgrade to CentOS 6, you won't get any newer samba as 
> the samba3x packages in CentOS 5.6 are at the same level as the samba 
> packages in CentOS 6.

FWIW RHEL 6.1 has a newer version with a ton of patches on top.


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at samba.org>
Principal Software Engineer at Red Hat, Inc. <simo at redhat.com>

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