Am 03.06.2014 08:18, schrieb Steve Hoelzer:
> On Mon, Jun 2, 2014 at 3:01 PM, Karsten Blees <> wrote:
>> Git for Windows users may want to try core.fscache=true as well [1]. This 
>> eliminates the UAC penalties for repositories located on the Windows system 
>> drive [2].
>> [1]
>> [2]
> Thanks for the tip! I didn't know about fscache, but I'll definitely
> give it a try. Is there a reason it is not turned on by default in Git
> for Windows?
> Steve

The feature has been merged only a few months ago, and I believe no one has 
found the time yet to do a thorough review of the workhorse 
compat/win32/fscache.[ch]. So the safe bet is to keep it turned off by default.

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