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Re: svn commit: samba r3944 - in branches/SAMBA_3_0/source: lib smbd

Subject: Re: svn commit: samba r3944 - in branches/SAMBA_3_0/source: lib smbd
From: Toomas Soome
Date: Thu, 25 Nov 2004 11:12:35 +0200
Volker Lendecke wrote:
How much does sendfile gain us at all? I've had to debug really nasty problems,
I scratched my head why samba simply stops responding, making XP reconnect.
sendfile = no was the very simple answer after hours of staring at sniffs,
trying to reproduce the errors. If we don't see a huge performance improvement
I'd VERY strongly argue that we dump sendfile completely. It is just way too
buggy in common kernels.

linux is not the only os around.

toomas
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