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Checking for samba transfer bottlenecks

This is a question about my home network setup. I have a NAS, connected via gigabit ethernet to a switch, which is connected via 100mbit ethernet to router. Then I have my mac, connected via wireless ...
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What could be bottlenecking me?

I have a rather old motherboard/processor and I'm trying to install a nice lightweight linux on it. However, I can never get through the installer because it's so slow. It took me over 400 seconds to ...
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1answer
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How to profile building process

I'm building the code on remote linux machines, and it takes very long time. Since all the filesystem is on NFS, I suspect the NFS is the bottleneck. Can I profile the build process (make all) down to ...
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How do I determine my Linux box's performance bottleneck?

I recently installed Ubuntu 9.04 (First time Linux desktop user) on my new netbook. There is only a little additional software (Skype, Dropbox, AVI/MP3 Codecs), and the OS updates - and already the ...