FreeBSD 8.2 Release, ZFS + Samba, running out of memory

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Thu Feb 24 00:36:49 UTC 2011

On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 5:59 PM, Jeremy Chadwick
<freebsd at>wrote:

> Almost certainly Samba, but there is little-to-nothing one can do about
> it.  If you want to verify it's Samba, enable ftpd on your system and do
> FTP transfers instead (do both a GET and a PUT for testing speed in both
> directions).

If I'm not mistaken, the base ftp server also uses sendfile and can't be
disabled.  Maybe try something like proftpd and disable it there.

Adam Vande More

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