Re: Transfer problems between Linux and Windows machine
From: Michael Heiming (michael+USENET_at_www.heiming.de)
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 01:18:01 +0100
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Cameron Kerr <email@example.com> wrote:
> Brent Hostetler <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I am having some strange issues with transfer speeds between my linux box
> > and my windows boxes. The windows boxes transfer fine between each other..
> FTP is not a good way of measuring the speed of the network (disks are
> involved too). Use something like iperf.
ftp is just fine, as scp, to get the ifconfig counter running and
see if speed is reasonable. For getting out the last few percent
out of your equipment, those tools might be fine, while "tuning"
but OT for the OP.
> Also, post detailed information concerning
> * ifconfig output from all linux machines.
That would be a good start, perhaps there's just a duplex
mismatch, quite common.
Michael Heiming (GPG-Key ID: 0xEDD27B94)
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