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Re: Slowness with cygwin from behind a VPN
- From: ncoif <ncoif at gmx dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:03:31 +0100
- Subject: Re: Slowness with cygwin from behind a VPN
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Thanks a lot Marko, this link works fine for me!!
probably the VPN is adding delays in recovering user or group data.
You can try if running cygserver improve the performance:
On 12/09/2016 15:42, ncoif wrote:
I've noticed a problem with a specific command on cygwin, but only
when executed behind a VPN. I would like to know how to find more
information about this problem, and/or how/where to report this
The following command is taking a lot of time behind a VPN (works fast
without the VPN):
cmd.exe /X /C "git --version"
Running git --version works equally fast in both cases, so I would
guess there is a problem in cmd.exe/cygwin, but I'm not sure. Any
suggestion on how to gather more information about the network is
My cygwin version:
$ uname -r
My cmd.exe version:
OS Name: Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise
OS Version: 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
My git version: 2.8.3
PS: This is my first time on this mailing list, so please apologize
for my mistakes.
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