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RE: Slowness on app startup after recent update (and yes I read the FAQ)
- From: Ron Wood <rdwwdr at yahoo dot com>
- To: lhall at rfk dot com, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2002 12:39:14 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: RE: Slowness on app startup after recent update (and yes I read the FAQ)
I'm not familar with strace. When I run it I get,
$ strace /usr/bin/vi
strace.exe: error creating process /usr/bin/vi, (error
Maybe I'm using it wrong. But when I do an strace on
ls I get something which looks correct.
> Perhaps running the afflicted programs with strace
> will shed some light
> on your problem.
> Original Message:
> From: Ron Wood firstname.lastname@example.org
> Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2002 10:08:28 -0800 (PST)
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Slowness on app startup after recent update
> (and yes I read the
> I updated my cygwin setup (full install) a few days
> ago and now there is a considerable delay in
> application startup. My current version is new. My
> original version was as of October sometime.
> I read the FAQ and see the issue with //c in the
> That is not the case for me. In fact the delay is
> still there when I fully specify the path (eg
> >/usr/bin/vi takes 2 min to start).
> I do believe it may have something to do with the
> network and the system trying to find something it
> cannot but I'm stumped on where to look.
> This happened to me earlier in the year and I
> eventually unintalled and reinstalled cygwin to get
> rid of it. I'd rather not do it this time.
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