bash very slow in cygwin 1.7.16-1 Win7/64 bit

Earnie Boyd
Mon Oct 1 16:01:00 GMT 2012

On Mon, Oct 1, 2012 at 11:49 AM, Adam Kessel wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 4:43 PM, Adam Rosi-Kessel <> wrote:
>> Cygwin used to run very quickly for me; now it doesn't. Not sure when it
>> stopped -- last few weeks.
> Another data point: I just did a completely fresh (i.e. from scratch)
> local drive bare-bones installation (just shell, coreutils, etc) into
> a new directory. Exact same slowness.

You've not excluded any other changes in your environment.  What
network mapped devices do you have?  Are they still available.  If not
the system will wait for the network timeout to occur before moving to
the next device.


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