Subject: Re: whee, it works.. sort of
To: Toru Nishimura <>
From: Andreas Kotes <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 03/25/2000 18:58:14

On Sat, 25 Mar 2000, Toru Nishimura wrote:

> I got dramatical performance differences between /bin/sh and /bin/ksh
> for login shell, yet s-l-o-w-e-r than other ports.  The result also
> endorses that NetBSD/pmax spends too much time for fork/exec sequences.
> This performance issue _must be_ analyzed and fixed.

I'd appreciate that. I've got ~20 shell users on one of my MAXINEs, and
logging in is a pain, but the system performs acceptable when logged in
.. (well, somehow. at least it does what one wants) ..

login shell is usually bash or tcsh (the users demand that).


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