copy and tar performance?

Daniel Parish parishd at
Fri Dec 29 17:31:22 UTC 2006

On 12/28/06, Tim <ignored_mailbox at> wrote:
> Using Nautilus, for instance, does slow down copying immensely.  But not
> from the progress bar (in my case, at least), but from what monitors
> changes to the file system (where the file is being copied to).  I found
> that changing the window showing the destination to show another
> directory made a big difference.

I have observed the same behavior using the gentoo file manager.


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