Re: Checkout really slow in Windows with lots of files in one directory
From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2011a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2011 09:08:58 -0600
On Jan 26, 2011, at 08:28, Neil Bird wrote:
> We have a graphics-oriented code-base that's auto-generated and has >5000 source files in one directory. While I can check this out OK on Linux, we're seeing an unusable slow-down on Windows XP (NTFS), both using Tortoise directly, and as a test on Linux with the Windows drive mapped over CIFS.
If, as you posted in your other thread, there is an on-access virus scanner on this PC, then that could also be significant. Try turning off the virus scanner or excluding the directory where you're doing this checkout.
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