Glenn Ramsey wrote:
Raymond Burgess wrote:
I have a couple of strange things happening on my system, if anyone has
any ideas on what is cause them please let me know.
First, I am running RH 9 on my workstation and have a RH 7.1 box
running as a webserver. I mount /home via nfs from the RH 7 box to my
workstation. I have noticed that write speeds to /home are very slow,
with no obvious reason. If I copy a file from /tmp (local) to
/home/raymond (remote) it takes forever, and there is next to no network
usage or cpu load. Transfers in the opersite direction saturate the
I am using the following options for mount: rsize=8192,wsize=8192,intr
I had this probably on a machine a couple of computers ago and I'm not
That "probably" should say "problem", sorry about that. And sorry
the quote only post just now. Had too many beers to be doing this (and
the the sad thing is that's only 2).
sure exactly of the details but I think I had to
change the wsize to
something smaller and that sped things up. I think it had something to
do with being compatible with the buffer size on the enet card.
I think I may have read about that in the NFS HOWTO.
Glenn Ramsey <glenn(a)componic.co.nz> 07 8627077