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Re: Cygwin extremely slow after updating from 1.5.1 to 1.7.5
- From: Huang Bambo <bambo dot huang at gmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2010 09:32:43 +0800
- Subject: Re: Cygwin extremely slow after updating from 1.5.1 to 1.7.5
- References: <loom.20100712T025326firstname.lastname@example.org>
Use "strace ls" and "strace -t ls" and attach the output first.
2010/7/12 Jet Thompson <email@example.com>
> It is now taking over 30 seconds for bash to come up,
> whereas in 1.5 it would take 1-2 seconds.
> Doing an ls of my ~ directory takes 5 seconds.
> Running a cucumber test takes 5-6 minutes.
> Any idea what could be causing this?
> At this point, I can not use Cygwin for development.
> Not feasible to use such a slow environment.
> Hope someone may have some good ideas.
> I am using an older XP machine, but still it is
> dual 2.8 Xeon processors, 800MHz bus, 7200rpm
> sata hard drive with 8MB cache. It is painful
> to see such dismal performance.
> ? Jet
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