[svlug] slow file transfer between Linux and Solaris?

Johann Hasselbach jhass88 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 9 13:06:15 PST 2009

On Fri, Jan 9, 2009 at 2:21 PM, Marco Walther <marco at sonic.net> wrote:
> On Friday 09 January 2009, Johann Hasselbach wrote:
>> We're having some issues here where we are getting extremely slow
>> transfers between our office and our data center.
> What protocol?

scp and rsync (over ssh).

> > Between a Linux and Solaris box, the transfer initially starts out
> > fast, but then slows to a crawl.
> I did not notice anything like that. And I'm working daily on an Ubuntu laptop
> with all kinds of Solaris servers(10 & OpenSolaris).
> http/https, ssl/scp, svn seem all to work pretty OK for me;-)

Yeah. I'm guessing it's not endemic to Solaris/Linux, but something
misconfigured on our network, but I'll be damned if I know what it is.

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