Subject: Re: NFS
To: Matthias Scheler" , "amiga <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Markus Illenseer <>
List: amiga
Date: 10/28/1995 10:33:14
Matthias Scheler wrote:
> Copying a 7771049 bytes to "NULL:" with AmiTCP/IP 4.2 and CH_NFS takes
> 22 seconds. Copying the same file with the same hardware under NetBSD to
> "/dev/null" takes 88 seconds. If I transfer the same file with FTP
> NetBSD beats AmiTCP/IP with 279 to 254 KB/sec.

 Do I understand it correct that transferring the file over network is
faster than copying it to /dev/null ? That indeed would be some magic.

 Anyway, ~300KB/s with Ariadne on an A4000/40 is too slow.  I would have
expected up to 450KB/s. Those log-messages for Ariadne still in?

Markus Illenseer