Oops... sorry... First, the wrong title as I was trying to be lazy and just replied on other's msg. Second, it seems that tramp verbose level 5 tells the spot - it's at "Decoding region into remote file...".
I guess this is unavoidable... or is there some Emacs modules that I have missed which renders the slow process?
Many thks, Peter.
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From: B52 <address@hidden> Date: Sep 27, 2006 4:02 AM Subject: Re: tramp (2.1.7); ssh not default method To:
When saving remote files thru tramp ssh (2.1.7, running on Cygwin Emacs 188.8.131.52
), my PC CPU surges to near 100% with both in/out network traffic peaking also. By setting verbose level to 8, it seems to be stuck at "Tramp: process-buffer nil", then "Tramp: check-remote-echo nil". At level 10, it stays pretty static at "Tramp: process-buffer nil", then blinks a few times for "Tramp: *tramp/ssh