Scp and SFTP speed much difference???
On 10/12/11 9:07 AM, mcclnx mcc wrote:
> we have CENTOS 5.X on server A and Server B. Both servers have Gigabit network card connect to same switch.
> I test network speed from Server A to Server B and found speed much difference:
> SFTP: 42 MB/Sec
> SCP: 20 MB/sec
> SCP command: scp -Crp -o CompressionLevel=1 user1@ServerB:/TMP/File1 .
> Anyone know how to improve SCP speed?
don't specify compression on gigE, it will just slow you down.
scp/sftp should be virtually the same speed, all else being equal
john r pierce N 37, W 122
santa cruz ca mid-left coast
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