Very slow Cygwin startup on Windows 7

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Feb 17 21:39:00 GMT 2015

On Feb 17 12:43, Warren Young wrote:
> > On Feb 15, 2015, at 2:30 AM, Corinna Vinschen <> wrote:
> > 
> > On Feb 13 14:32, Warren Young wrote:
> >> 
> >> I tried to check out a new copy of the Cygwin CVS tree to do the merge
> >> myself, but I got a public key denied complaint.
> > 
> > If your key doesn't
> > work anymore, you might ask on the overseers list
> I figured out the problem.  The instructions on this page are incomplete:
> In addition to replacing :pserver: with :ext: in CVSROOT, you also
> have to replace anoncvs with your Sourceware user name.

Yeah, the description is a bit flaky.  Doesn't matter, we're going to
switch to git RSN.

> Do you want me to check the second pass at the FAQ patch in myself,
> then, or will you do it?

I'm lazy...


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat
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