[cvsnt] Re: cvsservice.exe takes 30+ minutes to start and stop

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Wed Jul 28 17:16:03 BST 2004

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Matt Magurany wrote:

> Tony,
> Weirdest thing... The winsockxpfix didn't work and I tried restarting 
> with the service set to manual start, and it still did  the same thing.
> So, I went on the assumption that another service was interfering and 
> stopped each service one by one until cvsservice.exe startup up normally.
> Well, brute force worked and I found that if I stop DHCP client service, 
> turn on the CVS services, everything works just fine.

Is your DHCP server misbehaving?  DHCP shouldn't take more than a second 
to start up.

> Any idea why it does this? Should I submit a bug?

There isn't much I can do about it... it sounds like a DHCP error (which 
would make sense as it would lock out the networking until it was complete).


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