[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
bug#13677: 24.2.50; workng on remote hosts with eshell is not very enjoy
bug#13677: 24.2.50; workng on remote hosts with eshell is not very enjoyable
Sun, 10 Feb 2013 21:58:34 +0100
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3.50 (gnu/linux)
Andreas Politz <address@hidden> writes:
> emacs -Q
> M-x eshell
> cd /ssh:somehost.com:
> stat .
> stat .
> Every stat command starts a new tramp process, which, in my case, takes
> about 3-4 seconds to get going and renders eshell fairly useless for
> this kind of work.
> Can this be changed such that eshell uses start-file-process only if the
> command results in a background process and use process-file otherwise ?
I fear that is not possible in general. The command could be
interactive, requiring user input. This would not be possible with
And eshell does not know in advance, whether an external command runs
Best regards, Michael.