[OpenAFS] 1.7.3 Windows 7 client explorer window delay

John W. Sopko Jr. sopko@cs.unc.edu
Thu, 08 Dec 2011 14:20:55 -0500

I uninstalled Dropbox and rebooted, did not help. We will pursue your
suggestion below.

Jeffrey Altman wrote, On 12/8/2011 12:07 PM:
> Exiting the dropbox application does not remove the explorer shell extension.
> On 12/8/2011 12:04 PM, John W. Sopko Jr. wrote:
>> I will have to brush up on the SysInternals Process Monitor.
>> I exited Drop Box which stops the Dropbox.exe process and
>> still get the right click delay.
>> Jeffrey Altman wrote, On 12/8/2011 11:51 AM:
>>> On 12/8/2011 11:45 AM, John W. Sopko Jr. wrote:
>>>> Jeffrey Altman wrote, On 12/8/2011 11:14 AM:
>>>>> What explorer shell extensions do you have installed other than OpenAFS?
>>>> The only extension I believe I have installed is Dropbox. The dropbox menu
>>>> only shows up in the dropbox folder that is configured.
>>> While that may be true, the method by which it determines whether or not it
>>> should be displayed is by querying every file in the directory.  There may be
>>> an interaction there.   There is no logging interface for shell extensions so
>>> there is nothing I can ask you to collect.
>>> A right click will produce a number of pioctl operations to be sent to the
>>> afsd_service.   Those can be monitored with SysInternals Process Monitor.
>>> Filter on paths including _._AFS_IOCTL_._.    Turn on the "Duration" column to
>>> see how long the requests are taking to complete.
>>> Jeffrey Altman

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