Subject: Re: Why is Samba so much slower on NetBSD than FreeBSD?
To: Andrew Gillham <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 10/25/1998 20:58:34
On Oct 23, Andrew Gillham wrote
> Hmm, I'll add another datapoint. (not very scientific though)
> I copied a 256MB file from my Windows 95 machine to a NetBSD box, and
> then back. The Win95 has a 3c905 integrated in it's docking station
> that performs poorly under NetBSD (also) on receives.
> write read
> P233-Win95 2472 KB/s 384 KB/s
> I think this is related to the 3com in my case. The server is a
> P133 with NetBSD/1.3.2, samba from /usr/pkgsrc (1.9.18pl10?) and
> a blazing de0.. :)
I know the ethernet of some docking station are really bad. I guess it's
because they do some kind of PCI emulation which is really bad.
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr