Re: RedHat Linux - ssh - screen display problem

From: Michael Heiming (
Date: 04/28/05

Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2005 08:05:12 +0200

In comp.os.linux.misc

> I have installed RHEL 3 on a Compaq Server with 4 CPUs and 4GB RAM. My
> problem is that commands like tar and unzip take forever. After a log
> of troubleshooting I found out that the problem is with ssh and not
> with tar or unzip. It seems as if the screen takes forever to dislpay
> the contents being pushed out by the server. When I perform a "ls -ltRa
> /" it goes on forever.

> To ensure I am on the right track I installed a telnet server and
> retried the above commands - they completed in record time !!

> Has anyone come across this problem and knows of a solution.

> PS : I am using WinPutty to access the Linux box.

There's the problem, install a recent version or another OS.

Good luck

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