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Re: Slow downloads: NSLU2

Bob Cox wrote:
> In article <1180586594.6055.0.camel@betelgeuse>,
> David Fokkema <dfokkema@ileos.nl> wrote:
>> Well, well, well! On checking, I noticed that my CPU is ~70% idle.
>> Measuring bandwidth with iperf results in 3.5 Mbit/s. I misread that
>> last time as 3.5 Mb/s. However, 3.5 Mbit/s should give me only about 450
>> Kb/s, I certainly get 600 Kb/s over HTTP. My hard disk is running with
>> Spd=480. That is full speed usb2, right? So, it probably is my network
>> connection, which is over wifi. I'll try it on cable, some time soon.
>> Thanks!
> Yes - 480 is right; I believe you would see only 12 if it were not USB2.

480 is the maximum speed of USB2.  You will not get anywhere near that
on an NSLU2.

We don't call it a "slug" for nothing ...

-- Rod

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