slow startup after upgrade

Andrew DeFaria
Thu Feb 26 22:37:00 GMT 2015

On 2/26/2015 12:24 PM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Feb 26 12:04, Andrew DeFaria wrote:
>> On 2/25/2015 4:12 PM, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
>>> On Wed, 2015-02-25 at 15:52 -0800, Andrew DeFaria wrote:
>>>> Can somebody summarize where we're at here. I've been noticing all this
>>>> email about slow startup and I'm excited by the inclusion of domain
>>>> accounts using /etc/nsswitch.conf, etc. I downloaded a newer version of
>>>> Cygwin a few weeks ago (I'm seeing 1.7.34) and I experienced the
>>>> slowdown myself. Unfortunately I'm too busy to actively participate but
>>>> it looks like some good progress has been made. Should I update or is
>>>> everything still in snapshots?
>>> Fixes are in snapshots, as well as test releases (currently 1.7.35-0.4)
>>> which can be installed with setup*.exe.
>> Hmmm... says:
>> You cannot use Cygwin Setup to install a snapshot.
> Hmmm... maybe you should try to read Yaakov's entire sentence?
> Corinna

It is not clear from Yaakov's sentence that the phrase "which can be 
installed with setup*.exe" applied to test releases, snapshots or both.
Andrew DeFaria

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