Re: [nslu2-general] Re: performance - SMB
- As an xbox user I *highly* recommend installing the latest ccxstream
package on your slug and attaching your xbmc sources through xbmsp.
I've been streaming all sorts of media for years with xbmc (running on
xbox + pc) without any problems - even though I'm still using an old
133MHz slug running a transmission daemon and other stuff at the same
> I did some testing with dd reading and writing to the drive, I saw numbers
> of 7.1 and 10.9MB/s , so that seems pretty good?
> Copying one of the video files across to a windows machine (2 hour movie -
> 1gig), ifconfig shows no dropped packets or other errors.
> I am streaming to an xbox running xbmc. It has worked great for a long
> time when streaming from a windows tower - same cables / switches.
> I did get somewhat decent performance by shutting down extra stuff - I had
> apache and rtorrent running. Without those, it at least stays playing the
> whole 1-2 hours, but I still had some jitters which I did not before...
> Maybe I should run a different distro? I am running the latest debian,
> is there something else that is better in peoples experience?
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "colinnwn" <colin@...> wrote:
>> As I recall, when hard wired to a switch that the client was also on, my
>> NSLU2 could transfer data at about 50 mbit/sec when it was clocked at
>> 266 mhz, while also running several other services. That is plenty fast
>> to stream video. Is your client wireless, or wired?