X performance slow after Cygwin/Windows updates

Igor Pechtchanski pechtcha@cs.nyu.edu
Sun Jul 18 22:47:00 GMT 2004

On Sun, 18 Jul 2004, Abhinandan Jain wrote:

> Hi
> I just did a clean installation of Windows XP and applied all the
> updates.  I also updated to the latest Cygwin.
> I use ssh (with X11 forwarding enabled) to access remote computers.
> However I am finding that while ascii information comes across fine,
> displaying anything graphical (including an xemacs window) essentially
> grinds down to a crawl. Things used to work great before the upgrades.
> Any help is much appreciated. Thanks.
> Abhi

Just a guess, based on your use of ssh: are you using "trusted X11
forwarding"?  See
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