USB2 external hard drive too slow ....
rebehn at ant.uni-bremen.de
Fri Feb 13 06:04:16 PST 2004
ivan georgiev wrote:
> I just bought 80GB WD USB2 hard drive. Everything works. I have
> formated it with ext2 file system, so that I can share file with
> linux. But the problem is that it is very slow compared to linux.
> When I transfered some files under linux the speed of the transfer is
> somewhere around 10MB/s but under freebsd (5-1p10) it is not more
> than 1MB/s :(
> Is it running in USB1 mode? Can I make it run faster?
> Thanks for your help.
did you get any reply to your posting? I am having the same problem:
Maxtor 250 GB external USB2 drive, Belkin USB2 card, FreeBSD 5.1, but i
get only < 1MB/sec.
Does FreeBSD support USB 2.0 at all?
Thanks for any help
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