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RE: scp timeout on dual-core processor
- From: "Steve Baldwin" <stbaldwin at multiservice dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2006 05:06:07 +1000
- Subject: RE: scp timeout on dual-core processor
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf
> Of Larry Hall (Cygwin)
> Sent: Tuesday, 18 July 2006 4:54 AM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: scp timeout on dual-core processor
> Kurt T Stam wrote:
> > I have the same exact problem as Steve:
> > "I have a (what appears to be) similar problem also with a dual core
> > (Centrino Duo) machine. My problem manifests when I attempt to paste in
> > X window (i.e. click the middle mouse button). I immediately (100%
> > reproducible) get "Disconnecting: Timeout, server not responding.", and
> > ssh session dies."
> > I just got a new machine with a centrino duo, dual core processor...
> > Just another data point.. If there is anything I can do in terms of
> > diagnosis please let me know.
> Well according to <http://sourceware.org/ml/cygwin/2006-05/msg00022.html>,
> Steve believes this has more to do with locally installed software than
> hardware. Perhaps you can help him narrow down the software causing the
> trouble? In the past, there have been problems with Dell machines of this
> configuration coming with Embasy software which was really gumming up the
> works. Maybe you can investigate this avenue if you also have this
Just to confirm - removing the Embassy Trust Suite (the s/w that drives the
fingerprint reader) solved this exact problem for me (and several other
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