I recently moved the majority of my doents from my desktop machine to
a dedicated AFP server running netatalk 2.0a1. In addition to the
desktop machine, I have a Powerbook connected via Airport Extreme. Both
are running Panther 10.3.2. The following behavior was also observed
using one of the MacOS boxes as the AFP server, so it does not appear to
be netatalk-specific, however.
I'm noticing that when playing back high-bandwidth video files
(2-300kbps and up) from an AFP-mounted volume, playback is not smooth.
There are occasional hangs and stutters, etc, even though the network
medium (802.11g for my laptop, ...