[cvsnt] CVS slow with VirusScan

Xavier Wigny Xavier.Wigny at bsb.com
Wed Nov 5 09:11:16 GMT 2003

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Our AV already ignores the CVS repository and windows\temp. Is there
another temp directory?

-----Original Message-----
From: Glen Starrett [mailto:grstarrett at cox.net] 
Sent: mercredi 5 novembre 2003 9:14
To: Xavier Wigny; cvsnt at cvsnt.org cvsnt downloads at march-hare.com @CVSNT on Twitter CVSNT on Facebook
Subject: RE: [cvsnt] CVS slow with VirusScan

> When the VirusScan service is started on our cvs server, the 
> performance
> (update, checkout, tag...) dramatically decreases (up to 20 times
> slower). You can imagine that we cannot stop VirusScan on a server due
> to the virus threat.

Tell the AV to ignore the CVS repository and temp directories on the
If that is properly configured, it should help significantly.

Glen Starrett

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