Subject: Re: tcp delayed ack - TCP_NODELAY
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Ron Roskens <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/21/2001 22:37:21
Douglas just needs to add the following line to the global
section of smb.conf file.
socket options = TCP_NODELAY
This is already enabled in the pkgsrc smb.conf.sample file.
On Thu, 21 Jun 2001 16:22:17 -0700 Jason R Thorpe
> On Thu, Jun 21, 2001 at 05:41:18PM -0500, Douglas Egan wrote:
> > I am not really sure. The samba help talks about 2 options:
> > TCP_NODELAY This effects the transmit side right, sending before the
> > buffer is filled
> > IPTOS_LOWDELAY (is this the same as delay ack)
> No -- this affects "type of service routing". It's not affecting you,
> I'm pretty sure :-)
> > Anyway I want to try to see what gives with my poor performance between
> > win2k and my samba server running on netbsd.
> > The message before talked about delayed ack, so I will start there.
> > Any help appreciated.
> Well, I have a hard time believing that delayed ack is adversely
> affecting your performance. TCP_NODELAY is probably the best thing
> to try first. Do you have to enable some special option when you
> build Samba in order for Samba to use this?
> -- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>