> I was reviewing bugzilla.novell.com bug# 105871 'slow usb
> speeds' and now have a couple of questions for the group.
> I too have noticed the painfully slow usb speeds on SuSE 10.0,
> due to something wrong with automount... the bug report says that
> sync is implemented wrong.
> The solution given to disable sync seems like a complicated
> hack, and I am wondering if Novell has come up with a better solution
> for this problem yet... patch?
> Is the problem fixed in 10.1?
> What are the subsequent consequences of disabling sync
> What is the recommended SuSE way of disabling the automount?
> Kind regards,
> M Harris <><
Yes, the problem was taken care of in 10.1 and disabling sync in your
fstab or wherever is the best way to deal with the problem in 10.0.