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From Rademacher Tobias <>
Subject AW: [FileUpload] Speeding up uploads
Date Thu, 12 Jun 2003 05:34:08 GMT
Hi Folks,

> part of the overhead at least for Netscape is that it makes a copy of 
> the file before it begining the upload.
> So for a 650MB file that would typically take about 45 seconds on a 
> sunfire blade. The files are also
> encoded for a http transfer, unlike ftp that can transfer the file in 
> binary mode.
> This is not to say that there aren't still speed improvements 
> that can 
> be made to fileupload, just
> that FTP is the gold standard.

Wouldn't NIO come with some performance improvements especially for large


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