[Box Backup] Re: performance on OpenBSD

Felix Kronlage boxbackup@fluffy.co.uk
Sun, 18 Nov 2007 22:18:20 +0100

On Sun, Nov 18, 2007 at 07:11:24PM +0000, Ben Summers wrote:

> Box Backup is not designed for speed, more for a steady trickle of backups. 
> The protocol is certainly not optimised for speed. 
> Does this explain what you see?

pretty much, yes. What we've transfered so far (/usr and /usr/src) are
pretty small files. I will do some more tests tomorrow with my big
home directories (22GB with lots of media files in between) and will
then post some more numbers.

thanks for your feedback!