[cvsnt] Version 2.5.04 build 3236 slow on windows 2008
joepro at gmail.com
Thu May 28 21:27:19 BST 2009
Just an update for future record. We setup a proxy for this and it appears
to work now. I'm still planning on updating when the patch is available so
I don't have to do this.
Relating back to the other thread from last month where running the process
as an Admin fixed the response time, if they are also using a proxy, the
settings are on a per user basis. So the proxy may not have been configured
for the Local System user but was configured for the Admin account. I just
configured the proxy on a cvsadmin account and ran the service under this
On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 11:58 AM, Joe Prokop <joepro at gmail.com> wrote:
> Well I don't think I can do anything to fix it. I used the host file to
> redirect all the various domains it tries to contact, like
> crl.verisign.net, ocsp.lax2.verisign.com, cds118.iad9.llnw.net, etc... to
> 0.0.0.0 but it just keeps retrying to connect. Every couple seconds it
> issues a new request. Any idea how long before the update is released?
> On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 6:53 PM, Arthur Barrett <
> arthur.barrett at march-hare.com> wrote:
>> > Does it cause any issue if these verifications
>> > can not be done?
>> Not technically, and the patches to 2.5.05 Tony's done should mean that
>> it doesn't try in future. We wanted to check that the DLL was validly
>> signed (ie: the checksums match etc) but we inadvertently were also
>> checking that the certificate is valid (which requires an internet
>> connection to check for certificate revokation).
>> > I can probably think of a way to have these calls
>> > return 'access denied' instead of just waiting for
>> > timeouts.
>> Good idea. The few people who I've spoken with indicate that quite a
>> lot of software suddenly starts to speed up when these sorts of problems
>> are fixed...
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