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Re: CYGWIN-1.1.0 trouble: 40 to 80 sec delay if no network connection
- To: Ulrich Jakobus <u dot jakobus at web dot de>, "cygwin at sourceware dot cygnus dot com" <cygwin at sourceware dot cygnus dot com>
- Subject: Re: CYGWIN-1.1.0 trouble: 40 to 80 sec delay if no network connection
- From: Earnie Boyd <earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com>
- Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2000 07:15:03 -0700 (PDT)
- Reply-To: earnie_boyd at yahoo dot com
--- Ulrich Jakobus <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 25 Apr 2000 05:18:52 -0700 (PDT), Earnie Boyd wrote:
> >Sounds like you've the network paths in your environment PATH. AFAIR, this
> >always been a problem. Try removing the networked paths from PATH
> >starting bash.
> Unfortunately, this is not the problem. There are only directories on
> my local hard disk in $PATH. However, the output of "set" also includes
> and indeed the "!\:" refers to a network directory. Can this be the
Yes, it could be the reason
> However, this is set only inside bash, not before in my
> DOS shell, from where I start bash
This is certainly strange. What's contained in the ~/.bashrc file.
> (I do observe the long delays
> only when executing CYGNUS commands from within a DOS window, not
> when running them from within BASH).
Ah, we're getting closer to the problem. I expect that Cygwin commands running
from the DOS prompt to be slightly longer overall. Every instance of the
command has to load and initialize Cygwin. There is a means to add the
Cygwin1.dll to the list of "Known DLL's" that get loaded on startup of the
environment and that might speed up the commands for you. I don't remember the
particulars of how to do this but it is in one of the cygwin archives I don't
remember if it was discussed in cygwin or cygwin-developers.
You could also try one of the newer snapshots to see if that solves the
> I also tried to remove other environment variables that might
> indicate a network connection, such as LOGONSERVER and USERDOMAIN,
> but also no effect with this.
These should have no affect.
Earnie Boyd: <mailto:email@example.com>
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