stuff running slowly
Tue Aug 28 15:00:00 GMT 2012
On 8/26/2012 10:03 AM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Hi. Please cc me on any answers, as I am not subscribed to the list.
> I have a recent (a few weeeks old) cygwin install on my Win 7 laptop
> Core i5 (Sandy Bridge) + an SSD.
> When I first did the install I thought I saw a performance improvement
> over the ~ 1 year old install I had. In the past two weeks though, it
> has slowed way down. Running
> ./configure && make && make check
> in the gawk master branch takes close to half an hour, maybe more! On
> simlar hardware under Linux, it takes less than a minute.
> I had to disable the bash_completion stuff at startup to even get a
> shell prompt within a reasonable amount of time.
> Clerly something is wrong somewhere, but I'm not a Windows god so I
> have no idea where to look.
> Any and all suggestions will be appreciated.
> Arnold Robbins
> (Gawk maintainer)
on a not very fast laptop, using the last source package I have:
$ time cygport gawk-4.0.1-1.cygport compile
$ time cygport gawk-4.0.1-1.cygport check
so it seems a specific issue on your machine.
Likely some type of
usually an antivirus one....
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