SAMBA is slow.

Andrew Pimlott andrew at
Thu Jan 24 13:57:45 GMT 2002

On Thu, Jan 24, 2002 at 01:05:08PM +0000, Thorsten Brabetz wrote:
> Yes, sorry, I found this one myself. My problem is that if I access the 
> network via Konqueror (KDE 2.2), I have not yet found a way of how to specify 
> the command line. So it seems that I must find a way to specify buffersize in 
> smb.conf, or I will always be limited to command line operation, i.e. I will 
> not be able to access my network account under KDE 2.2... 

Try creating a wrapper in your own bin directory (eg, $HOME/bin,
which you should make sure is in your $PATH):


    /usr/local/samba/bin/smbclient -b 1200 "$@"

With any luck, KDE will search your $PATH and run this wrapper.


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