Opened 21 years ago

Last modified 21 years ago

#296 closed Bug report

sftp download speed v. slow

Reported by: rolfy Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: Other
Keywords: Cc: rolfy, Tim Kosse
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OS: win XP
machine: dual 1700 XP with 512 MB Ram
client connection - cable modem.
server connecting to - work machine with dedicated T1

While using sftp through filezilla, the speed seems to be
very slow. I found that the max i got from my work
machine to home is 4.4KB / s and UP 6.5 KB / s.

I thought this was a little strange, so I downloaded
WinSSH and used it's sftp functionality and got
100KB /s down, and 12 KB / s up.

I have attached the settings file (I marked previous stuff

I checked the speed limiting, and it didn't seem to be

Change History (1)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 21 years ago

FileZilla uses parts from PuTTY for SFTP connections. The
speed problem is caused by PuTTY, please read
tp-slow.html for details.

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