Subject: Re: [Bacula-users] Speed of backups

On 04/28/2011 02:06 PM, Jason Voorhees wrote:
> I tried to copy a 10 GB file between both servers (Bacula and
> Fileserver) with scp and I got a 48 MB/s speed transfer. Is this why
> my backups are always near to that speed?
Try it with "scp -c arcfour" - like compression, encryption introduces
enough latency to slow things down
even on a fast system. (The "arcfour" encryption algorithm seems to be
the fastest, lowest-latency one available in openssh).

WhatsUp Gold - Download Free Network Management Software
The most intuitive, comprehensive, and cost-effective network
management toolset available today. Delivers lowest initial
acquisition cost and overall TCO of any competing solution.
Bacula-users mailing list