I think 1k buffer is okay - I used to use 2k - 8k buffers but 1k buffer should
not hog the cpu alone.
I am running the Hudson with "java -jar hudson.war"
exact command is:
su $USER -c "java -jar $HUDSON_HOME/hudson.war --httpPort=$PORT >>$LOGFILE 2>&1" &
AFAIK the http file transfer from Hudson is not using compression - here's
output of wget -S:
Server: Winstone Servlet Engine v0.9.9
Last-Modified: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 23:43:17 GMT
Expires: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 23:43:17 GMT
Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2008 08:21:13 GMT
X-Powered-By: Servlet/2.5 (Winstone/0.9.9)
Length: 176,835,050 (169M) [application/octet-stream]
I'll try to run the profiler, we might get more information.