I quickly installed this on two systems when I found it, and then scp-ed
some stuff across both systems but didn't notice any performance
increase for the transfer rates/times on my local gigabit lan, in fact
it was slower. Perhaps the benefits are more over slow wan connections...


Hari Sekhon

Mathew Brown wrote:
> Hi,
> I just came across the High Performance SSH/SCP - (HPN-SSH) -
> http://www.psc.edu/networking/projects/hpn-ssh/ - and was wondering if
> the HPN patches had been ported to mailine OpenSSH. If not, what
> suggestions are available for improving the speed of SFTP in local LAN
> environments? Thanks for your help.