cygwin-1.5.24-2 serious shell execution performance degradation on WinXP x64 SP2

Carlo Florendo
Tue Sep 4 01:51:00 GMT 2007

Carlo Florendo wrote:
> Szymon Lapinski wrote:
>> Recently I found a serious performance degradation in my gawk scripts 
>> while running on WinXP x64 SP2, it appears that this is not only gawk 
>> problem, but spawning child processes in a subshell at all.
> Your cygcheck looks clean.
> Child processes failing means that there could be apps

I meant buggy apps :)

Thank you very much!

Best Regards,


Carlo Florendo
Software Engineer/Network Co-Administrator
Astra Philippines Inc.
UP-Ayala Technopark, UP Campus Diliman
1101 Quezon City, Philippines

The Astra Group of Companies
5-3-11 Sekido, Tama City
Tokyo 206-0011, Japan

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