Thanks, I tried this. And you were right, it looks like it's already been using neon as a default. I tried switching it to serve, and it promptly took 10-15% longer than with neon.
Will now check your other suggestions.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Phippard [mailto:markphip_at_gmail.com]
> Sent: Dienstag, 09. August 2011 17:52
> To: Ketting, Michael
> Cc: dev_at_subversion.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Significant checkout performance degradation between 1.6.1
> and 1.7b2
> On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 8:49 AM, Ketting, Michael
> <michael.ketting_at_rubicon.eu> wrote:
> Hi Mark!
> Yes, I'm using HTTP. Well, HTTPS, but from the rest of your response,
> that looks like a minor detail.
> This tidbit about the library is interesting news. I just did a bit of
> mailing-list research on this subject.
> How do I switch the library? Is there a command line option or a
> config-setting for this?
> I'm using the precompiled version from collabnet, and have never
> actually compiled subversion myself.
> In Windows Explorer type %APPDATA%\Subversion in the address bar. This
> will take you to the folder where the configuration is stored.
> Open the file named "servers" in a text editor like Notepad.
> Scroll to the bottom section and add:
> http-library = neon
> This explicitly sets it to use Neon. Keep in mind, that it looks like
> TortoiseSVN is already compiled with Neon as the default, just as SVN 1.6 is.
> So most likely this will not change anything. I do not know when
> TortoiseSVN changed the default, so it is possible you have a client
> compiled with Serf as default. It is worth a shot anyway.
> Mark Phippard
Received on 2011-08-10 13:41:53 CEST