[X Newbies] File Server connection

Kirk McElhearn kirklists at wanadoo.fr
Tue Jul 29 09:04:56 PDT 2003

On 7/29/03 17:58, "Dana Rine" <DRine at usa-direct.com> wrote:

> We have been having issues connecting to our file servers (NT and Snap)
> since upgrading to OSX (10.2.6). When connecting to any server using
> AppleTalk the transfer speed is extremely slow. But if I boot into OS9 the
> transfer speed goes back to normal. My IS department knows nothing of Macs
> so they continually blame the OSX. I need to use AppleTalk so the resource
> forks stay intact. One note I can copy to the server much faster than I can
> copy from.  Any ideas would be extremely appreciated.

I had a problem like that when one of my Macs was connected to a certain
port on my switch. I changed ports and it worked fine. Try switching cables
and see if that makes a difference.

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