[cvsnt] Re: How to make cvsnt perform better?

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Fri Feb 13 21:33:03 GMT 2004

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Morten Joehnk wrote:

> It looks like the cvs temp directory is a bottleneck - even though its on a
> fast 15k SCSI disk. The server is a dual 933 MHz P3 with 512 MB RAM and
> repository, OS (Win2003 Server) and tempdir on different drives. We are
> about 50 users, and there are 1.4 GB in the repository in 30000 files/6000
> folders.

Do you have Norton Antivirus installed?  That slows file operations down 
anything up to 50%.

> BTW: LockServer seems to slow thing down a bit around 20% less throughput
> when it is enabled.
I timed it about around 10% worst case (in many cases it actually speeds 
things up), but it varies I suspect.


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