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Old 11-30-2005, 11:38 PM   #1
niloshima
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Access Linux box using windows very slow


Hi,

I have FC4 box set in my LAN. I have installed samba to access using windows. I was accessing it before with very good speed. Now access my Linux box is very slow from windows. I was trying some firewall software call firestarter or some thing. After this all happen. There I have stopped the firewall service. But still it takes lots of time to access my Linux BOX. Also it seems to running lots of unwanted services.

Please help me

Rgds
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Old 12-01-2005, 01:46 AM   #2
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Don't know about the rest, but you can kill the services. Log in as root or use su to become root, then simply do

kill -1 <pid>

where <pid> is the pid of the service you want to kill. You can get a list of pids and service names by doing

ps -A -f

in a terminal. Note that if kill -1 doesn't work (always try it first) you can force a service to die by doing

kill -9 <pid>

although this is not recommended.

I am guessing your issue is some sort of packet filtering thing in the firewall application you tried that has not been stopped or is working incorrectly.
 
  


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