Re: performance information
Andrea Lanza <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> hi al,
> I am completly new to this list and to Debian and arm too.
> Anyway I succeded in installing my Intel S4000e with kernel 188.8.131.52 and latest lenny Debian.
You meant SS4000e, right ? :)
> I cross compiled my kernel using the patch I found on the net and then moved the zImage
> to the scratched (init-ialized) RedBoot Flash.
> I really have to thanks this site http://em7210.kwaak.net/cgi-bin/trac.cgi/wiki because
> without it I could never accomplish to this task
> Everything seems fine, I also installed nfs and samba joined to my domain.
> The question is: I scratched my SS400E because it was really slow, using samba AND nfs
> was almost impossible (no more than 1MB/s write speed)
> Now the performance are considerably better than before, but I think they are still poor.
which kernel sources are you using ? There are some experimental patches
for dma offload which should help getting things better (look to the
archives in this mailing-list. There should also be a bug open for the