Cygwin slow on x64 systems

Christopher Faylor
Mon Sep 20 08:55:00 GMT 2010

On Wed, Sep 08, 2010 at 10:49:53AM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>On Tue, Sep 07, 2010 at 01:54:14AM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Thu, Sep 02, 2010 at 01:10:56AM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>On Wed, Sep 01, 2010 at 10:28:35PM -0500, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>>>>On Wed, 2010-09-01 at 17:20 -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>>> On Wed, Sep 01, 2010 at 03:19:15PM -0500, Heath Kehoe wrote:
>>>>> >If I put the original cygwin1.dll (1.7.7) back, everything works again. 
>>>>> >I also have sources, and built the latest from CVS, and that cygwin1.dll 
>>>>> >fails in the same way.
>>>>> Sorry about that.  It should be fixed now.
>>>>Services refuse to start with the 20100901 snapshot.  fork() does seem
>>>>to be faster, though (Win7 x64 RTM).
>>>sshd WJFFM, on XP at least.
>>...but I can duplicate it on Vista 64.  I'll fix it tomorrow.
>This turned out to be more difficult to diagnose than I thought so it is
>not yet fixed.

It should be fixed now.  Please try the latest snapshot.


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