CPU hogging by dysfunctional bash or zsh when started via mintty Cygwin terminal link

Jan-Marek Glogowski glogow@fbihome.de
Fri Feb 14 11:47:00 GMT 2020

Am 14.02.20 um 03:39 schrieb Ken Brown:
> Your strace output shows that sysfer.dll is loaded.  This is apparently
> a component of Symantec Endpoint Protection.  Could the latter be
> interfering with Cygwin?  See
>   https://cygwin.com/faq/faq.html#faq.using.bloda

Just booted the Windows VM to quick-check changing AV settings and the
problem is gone. Without any changes.


(who is now reminded of the old fix: "have you tried to turn it off and
on again"...)

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