Poor Samba throughput on 6.0

Joao Barros joao.barros at gmail.com
Thu Nov 10 08:30:41 PST 2005

On 11/9/05, Arkadi Shishlov <arkadi at mebius.lv> wrote:
> Joao Barros wrote:
> > On a P4 3.06GHz with HTT enabled and ULE I get the same results.
> > I get a flat line at 58% looking at the bandwith in task manager on a
> > Windows 2003 Server while doing a cached read.
> > I can get up to 70% bandwith during writes.
> > Percentages are relative to 100Mbits bandwith.
> Are you able to get better throughput from different version of FreeBSD or
> different OS (Linux) with Samba?

I only tried FreeBSD 6 from a couple months back up to 6.0 RELEASE on
this machines.
The home server I first started this tests used to be a storage server
via Samba running Linux and it maxed out the interfaces with little

Joao Barros

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