Submit Hint Search The Forums LinksStatsPollsHeadlinesRSS
14,000 hints and counting!


Click here to return to the 'A script to workaround slow ssh connection issues' hint
The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. This site is not responsible for what they say.
A script to workaround slow ssh connection issues
Authored by: pumpichank on Dec 28, '07 10:41:11AM

I had this problem after upgrading from Tiger to Leopard and it drove me crazy. Successive levels of ssh -d didn't really help narrow the problem down, and I even tried running a debug on the server just in case.

In any event, I was debugging a different problem (new wireless router) and I noticed that I had an old domain in my static DNS search list. This domain was for an old job, and the domain no longer exists. I removed this and just search my dhcp provided domain, and ssh is once again very fast -- as fast as from my Linux boxes.

Go to Network Preferences -> Advanced -> DNS and make sure you only have the search domains you're expecting.



[ Reply to This | # ]