EXTERNAL: Re: Cygwin too slow while installing and working

João Moreira braelok@gmail.com
Wed Sep 14 18:30:00 GMT 2011

On Wed, Sep 14, 2011 at 4:16 AM, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
> On 9/13/2011 6:53 AM, João Moreira wrote:
>> On Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 11:29 AM, Marco atzeri wrote:
>>> On 9/13/2011 12:00 PM, Damon Register wrote:
>>>> On 9/13/2011 5:15 AM, Marco atzeri wrote:
>>>>> On 9/13/2011 10:26 AM, João Moreira wrote:
>>>>>> Tried installing to a directory with no whitespaces (C:\) but got the
>>>>>> same results.
>>>>> try a path without space
>>>>> C:\Program Files (x86)\Cygwin
>>>>> like
>>>>> c:\cygwin
>>>> Did I miss something here? I thought João's post just said he did
>>>> without space. Did I misunderstand?
>>>> Damon Register
>>> the cygcheck.out says differently:
>>> Found: C:\Program Files (x86)\Cygwin\bin\awk
>>>  ->  C:\Program Files (x86)\Cygwin\bin\gawk.exe
>>> so or it is not the last one or something is wrong
>>> Marco
>> Hello everyone,
>> I should have been clearer: The cygcheck.out I provided is the one
>> from the first instalation.
>> Right now I have cygwin installed at C:\cygwin, and giving the same
>> results (very slow).
>> In attach I send the newest cygcheck.out. Please note that this time I
>> did not install everything (I skiped some editors and other
>> non-essential stuff).
>> I did however removed Avira and ran rebaseall again.
> The root causes requiring rebasing as a fix shouldn't result in slow
> performance.  Nothing obvious from your cygcheck output.  It really
> does sound like some kind of BLODA to me.  Perhaps look around for other
> things that are interfering.  Procmon might help you pin this offending
> software down.
> Larry

I checked the BLODA list again and I only had Avira installed.
Could it have something to do with a windows update? I keep my OS updated.

I got Procmon and messed around with it a little but i honestly don't
know how I can use it to pin down the problem.
Could you help me guys?

Thanks in advance!


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