Your best friend for file transfer.Fetch
fast fetch(ing) via gigabit (2 posts)
- Started 14 years ago by rosmifetch
- Latest reply 14 years ago from Jim Matthews
We're testing our gigabit network.
AFP file copies between machines are working ok- we're getting about 23MB a second in OS9 and OSX
Doing command line ftp copies the files in nearly 25MB a second.
Fetch doesn't even come close to these rates. I'm getting 2-10 MB a sec in OSX and 6-12MB a sec in os9. We use fetch mainly for pushing largish files(5-100MB) to our sun boxes.
Hardware test notes- g4-800 connected to a 4 processor sun 420r via a foundry gigabit switch.
Jim Matthews Administrator
Fetch won't take full advantage of gigabit networks until some changes are made to its networking code. Those changes may make it into the next major release.
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