[cvsnt] CVS waits for 30 seconds

Arthur Barrett arthur.barrett at march-hare.com
Wed Dec 10 18:40:22 GMT 2008

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> I am having problems with CVSNT taking 30 seconds before it 
> responds to any request. I have gone through the FAQ and 
> checked that my reverse DNS is working, and disabled my 
> Antivirus, but I'm still seeing this problem. 

Read this thread all the way through to the end.  It contains
instructions how to diagnose the problem and also the most common reason
for the cause (DNS problems with verifying the signature on the EXE and

At least one other person was not able to correctly configure their DNS
to get this to operate and we are working on a further update for people
thus affected.

Of course your problem could be cause by a completely different thing.
Authentication will take a VERY long time if the server, authentication
server and client clocks are not all accurately sync'd to a reliable
time source.  A differece of only a second or two will cause big



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