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Re: Bash / cygwin process spawning (?) performance very slow

On 24/09/2015 18:24, wrote:
>> On 24/09/2015 11:57, wrote:
>>> Obviously something is. The FAQ entry does not mention performance, but real failures.
>>> How to further diagnose this?
> I took the plunge and spent almost a full day trying to find the cause.
> 1. Booting into Safe Mode gave a huge performance boost
> 2. By eliminating all services and programs in Normal Mode, one-by-one, I found the offender:
> turns out that Comodo Firewall (Free version) loads a DLL in each process that is the cause of the delay.
> Although I only use the Firewall, and do not use any "AntiVirus" features, still it causes delay during startup of a process.
> However, after disabling it -- which did speed up process spawning in Bash --  I encountered the other problem I already had much more often.
> For now I consider the issue of slow spawning to be solved
> (although it would have been nice if there was an easier way to diagnose it, maybe with tracing?)

Comodo firewall pro is listed in
Looks as if the free version should be listed too.

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