[cvsnt] CVSNT Extremly slow on Vista

Anders Stenkvist slaska at home.se
Mon Oct 1 17:02:00 BST 2007

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Yes sever and client is the same. Arguments was taken from Tortoise and was 
executed in dos window. I will
check the performance list to see what can be found.


"Arthur Barrett" <arthur.barrett at march-hare.com> wrote in message 
news:mailman.145.1191191590.24527.cvsnt at cvsnt.org...

> * I've disabled my virusscan for the CVS repository and all "Project"
> directories"
> * Running
> C:\Projects\PicProj\ISO2\user>"C:\Program
> Files\TortoiseCVS\cvs.exe" -ttt
> update -p -r 1.21 user.c
> gives a quick log and then the 1,21 version is printed to
> screen which takes
> about two minutes!!!!

Is the server the same PC as the client?  If not then the disk has very
little to do here, since the -p directs the output to stdout.  Check the
location of "temp" for virus scanning, and if not it looks like a
network connectivity issue, you could try disabling the firewall on the
client to see if that affects it...

There is a list floating around about how to diagnose performance
problems.  We've used the command line client on Vista here a lot over
the past year or so and I can't remember seeing any particularly poor



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