cygrunsrv + sshd + rsync = 20 times too slow -- throttled?
Mon Sep 6 10:42:17 GMT 2021
05.09.2021 17:11, Brian Inglis:
> The suggestion was intended as a tip to ensure *complete* locally
> rebuilt package contents are installed,
Setup has its "from_cwd" installation mode for precisely that reason:
installing a local package without the need to create a full install
hierarchy and setup.ini files.
> Due to Windows "improvements", my system upgraded a few years ago is
> just as "fast" as the 10 year old system it replaced. ;^>
> Cygwin Setup upgrades can take as long as Windows Update installing the
> latest patches.
If you haven't already, put your Cygwin installation on SSD and exclude
the Cygwin root (and local mirror directory) from real-time virus scans.
I do monthly updates on slow machines (CPU is a 1.8GHz IvyBridge
Celeron) and that takes around two to five minutes depending on how
large the update is in any given month (the man-db update happens in the
background, so is not part of these figures).
(on the road :-)
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