Typical Network Performance
dkelly at hiwaay.net
Sun Aug 1 23:30:52 UTC 2010
On Aug 1, 2010, at 4:18 PM, Jason C. Wells wrote:
> I have a 100 mbps (12,207 KiB/s) home LAN in full-duplex. A 1 MiB file transfers at 146.7 KiB/s via wput. The same file transfers at 91.34 KiB/s via samba. That's less than 1% of available transfer rate. Seems like my transfers are slow. I do better than that when installing via the internet.
> Does the FTP performance compared to available bandwidth seem right? Is the relative performance of samba to FTP right? I read a couple quick links on the net which said, "It's complicated."
Gigabit ethernet from a 2.8 GHz P4 to or from MacPro I am only limited by disk data rate. About 60 MB/sec on one end of the disk, more on the other end of the disk.
David Kelly N4HHE, dkelly at HiWAAY.net
Whom computers would destroy, they must first drive mad.
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