[cvsnt] Re: CVSNT 41a >10 secs delay with Reverse DNS disabled - any ideas

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Tue Jul 20 17:40:21 BST 2004

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On Tue, 20 Jul 2004 17:34:00 +0100, "Greg Smith" <greg at ced.co.uk>

>We are using CVSNT 41a on our local NT2000 server with reverse DNS off.
>We connect using sspi.
>Everything is fine except for one user (WinCVS and Tortoise CVS with latest
>versions), who is suffering a >10 seconds delay before every CVS operation.
>This user has Windows XP SP 1. We can see no obvious difference between this
>user and everyone else. Any suggestions as to the cause of the delay... it
>cannot be the reverse DNS lookup effect (unless this switch no longer has
>any effect).
If your windows 2000 server hasn't been updated recently you may be
being hit with a known bug - see

It's all due to your DNS being broken though... it's much easier to
fix it than to try to workaround all the problems it casues :)


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