Subject: Re: Miserable NFS performance between NetBSD and MacOS X
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Johnny Billquist <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/14/2005 11:31:29
Try UDP with smaller transmission sizes. 8k for instance.


Matthias Scheler wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 13, 2005 at 11:15:25PM +0000, wrote:
>>Try something like this in your fstab when mounting nfs directories:
>>nfs_server:/remote_dir /local_mount_point nfs tcp,intr,-w=32768,-r32768,rw 0 0
> That doesn't help unfortunately. From "tcpdump" output it looked like
> MacOS X used 16KB by default anyway which isn't to bad.
> BTW: it's also not a problem with the NFS server. A NetBSD 3.99.14 client
>      can read 26MB/s while the MacOS X system only gets 2.3MB/Sec.
> 	Kind regards

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