No we are not using NIS.
it is a large directory i am listing. actually it is the /usr/home
directory, and is probably the largest on the system. However "ls -l" runs
for close to six minutesand spends the 10 seconds scrolling the screen with
the results. so i wait ls to start showing the results for about 5 and a
half minutes. Even on a older and much slower system i've never seen it
talk more than 15 seconds to complete.
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From: "Kris Kennaway" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "Mark Evans" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Cc: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Tuesday, November 27, 2007 5:13 PM
Subject: Re: ls -l takes a forever to finish.
Mark Evans wrote:
I'm using FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE. When I run "ls -l" it takes forever for
the it to complete. top shows that the "ls -l" command uses about 98% of
the CPU doing the time. If I run "ls" I do not experience any problem.
anyone have any ideas?
Are you using NIS for user/group lookups?
Is it a large directory that is taking a long time to sort?
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