FreeBSD SAMBA file server performance - strange behaviour
wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Mon Feb 25 17:26:40 UTC 2008
> address from the fileserver, i get performance increase in the transfer speed
> - the bigger the traffic i generate, the better the results, which max out at
> 25-27 MB/sec with flood ping.
> Has anyone else experienced any similar behaviour?
yes. there was (but at 100Mbit/s) autonegotiation problems, switch got
"half duplex" while computer worked full duplex - which lead to packet
losses. setting manually to 100Mbit/s half-duplex (on server) fixed this.
but check, it may not be your case
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