slow cygwin /x applications

Alexander Gottwald
Tue May 25 07:27:00 GMT 2004

kirat shah wrote:

> Hi,
> I recently downloaded the cygwin and cygwin /x
> applications (Full download) from cygwin website on my
> Pantium III machines. The operating system is windows
> 2000. The main problem that i encounter is the
> cygwin/x application tooks a while to start up.For
> example if i will open nedit or gv then it tooks
> atleast 3-4 minutes to come up on monitor. Even bash
> shell for cygwin /x tooks long to pop up. Normal
> cygwin bash shell works fine.
> Plese help me on this issue.

Check the FAQ. There are some performance problems and their
causes listed.


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