I didn't specify DTACPR(*YES), so compression wasn't an issue. I don't see why the backup should be "the hard part"?? At any rate -- the point of my message was that FTP from V3R2 to V4R5 is not slow. He must have a network problem to contend with. On Sun, 28 Jan 2001, Neil Palmer wrote: > Yes - but that's comparing apples to oranges. The hard work was running > the backup (especially if you specified DTACPR(*YES) causing software data > compression), not the transfer of the data once created. > > Neil Palmer DPS Data Processing Services Canada Ltd. > 50 Acadia Avenue, Ste.102 AS/400~~~~~ > Markham, Ontario, Canada. ____________ ___ ~ > Phone:(905) 474-4890 x303 |OOOOOOOOOO| ________ o|__||= > Cell.:(416) 565-1682 x303 |__________|_|______|_|______) > Fax: (905) 474-4898 oo oo oo oo OOOo=o\ > mailto:NeilP@DPSlink.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > http://www.DPSlink.com iSeries 400 The Ultimate Business Server > > > > > > > Scott Klement <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Sent by: email@example.com > 2001/01/28 18:00 > Please respond to MIDRANGE-L > > > To: midrange-l <MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com> > cc: > Subject: Re: How long to FTP a SAVF > > > > I've gpt a V3R2 system, (Model 200) and a V4R5 system (Mod 270) that I > just got on Friday. SO I tried this. > > It took me 20 minutes to create a save file on the CISC box... that same > SAVF took only 2 minutes to transfer w/FTP to the RISC box. It actually > transfers faster than saving to the SAME HARD DRIVE!! > > I'm also using a 10Mbit LAN -- the fastest that my CISC box supports (tho > the new box will probably run 100Mbit once the old one is gone) > > Not sure what you're missing -- I'm guessing that something is wrong with > your network somewhere -- FTP in OS/400 is not the problem. > > > On Sat, 27 Jan 2001, Leo Lefebvre wrote: > > > I thought I had a good plan: > > 1) Save to *SAVF on System 1 (V3R2), Model D60; > > 2) FTP *SAVF to System 2 (V4R5) Model 720; > > 3) Restore *SAVF to System2. > > > > The two systems are side by side, connected through a 10 mg hub. > > Testing the process take EXTREMELY long time.The *SAVF contains 905,985 > > records (records are 528 long). 9 hours after the start of the process > > the job display shows only 50,000 I/Os. > > I can FTP between my PC and the server at a much faster rate through a > > simple modem-to-modem connection (capable of 56k). > > > > What am I missing? > > -- > > > > Leo Lefebvre > > President > > Toronto Users Group for Midrange Systems > > Visit our home page at <http://www.tug.on.ca> > > Ph: (416) 606-5960 --- Fx: (416) 495-0100 > > mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org > > > > +--- > | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! > | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. > | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. > | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. > | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: email@example.com > +--- > +--- | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: firstname.lastname@example.org +---
As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.
Operating expenses for this site are earned using the Amazon Associate program and Google Adsense.