Midnight Commander is very slow when starting and changing directories

Marco Atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 13:41:00 GMT 2016

On 12/07/2016 15:24, Krzysztof Bociurko wrote:
> Recompiled mc on cygwin with default and --without-vfs, did not fix issue
> Tried to install the unofficial win32 mc build that is not using
> cygwin - and this issue is still there!

I guess it is some BLODA.
Cygwin can not really slow down a native application.

> I think this is not an issue with cygwin. Will try with MC's issue
> tracker/mailing list/whatever they got.
> Could someone verify that the unofficial windows build of mc does not
> use cygwin?
> https://sourceforge.net/projects/mcwin32/

the description says

"Windows XP+/32 bit native port of GNU Midnight Commander, based on the 
current 4.8.13/14 development stream."

So I doubt was ever a cygwin one.

I am not aware that there is another mc cygwin build around
than then


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