Subject: Re: ftp: put slower then get?
To: Matthias Pfaller <>
From: Ken Hornstein <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/24/1997 11:23:12
>Did anybody else notice that put is about half the speed of get when
>doing ftp transfers? I see this on my pc532 as well as on an i386 box.
>Both are running 1.2C. I have appended a transcript of a ftp session
>done on an i486DX4. Does anyone know what's the reason for this?

It's not limited to NetBSD ... I've seen this on many other systems.

Although, oddly enough, if you use an ftp client that supports passive mode,
this goes away.