Subject: Re: Ethernet cards and drivers
To: NetBSD Amiga <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/18/1995 11:09:41
you wrote in <199512172244.AAA07693@korppi.cs.tut.fi>:
> I get about 800 kilobytes using QuickNet and ...
The ethernet card is not half as important ...
> ... A3000 with Warp Engine (68040/40).
... as a fast CPU!
An A4000/040 with A3640 and an Ariadne ethernet board will reach the
double performance of an A3000/25 but only half of an A4000 with a
> NFS is slower but it seems to be quite common...
No, NFS should actually be faster (AmiTCP/IP 4.2 FTP: 250KB/sec,
NFS: 400KB/sec). NetBSD-Amiga's NFS client is somehow broken because
you get much better performance if you use your Amiga as NFS server.