Topic "Screen refreshes every 5-8 seconds"

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Joined: 2005-04-05
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I've installed and reinstalled

WinSCP version 3.7.4
SFTP (v3)
Norton Commander ingerface (but I.E. also has the same problem)

PROBLEM: when I log into the ganymede server, the WinSCP screen refreshes every 5-8 seconds. It not only refreshes the documents but the entire applicaton.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Here is my log...

WinSCP Version 3.7.4 (Build 271) (OS 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2)
Login time: Monday, April 04, 2005 10:15:51 PM
Session name:
Host name: (Port: 22)
User name: jtryan (Password: No, Key file: No)
Transfer Protocol: SFTP (SCP)
SSH protocol version: 2; Compression: No
Agent forwarding: No; TIS/CryptoCard: No; KI: Yes; GSSAPI: No
Ciphers: aes,blowfish,3des,WARN,des; Ssh2DES: No
Ping type: -, Ping interval: 30 sec; Timeout: 15 sec
SSH Bugs: -,-,-,-,-,-,-,-
SFTP Bugs: -,-,-
Proxy: none
Return code variable: Autodetect; Lookup user groups: Yes
Shell: default, EOL: 0
Local directory: default, Remote directory: home, Update: No, Cache: Yes
Cache directory changes: Yes, Permanent: Yes
Clear aliases: Yes, Unset nat.vars: Yes, Resolve symlinks: Yes
Alias LS: No, Ign LS warn: Yes, Scp1 Comp: No
Looking up host ""
Connecting to port 22
Server version: SSH-1.99-OpenSSH_3.7.1p2
We claim version: SSH-2.0-WinSCP_release_3.7.4
Using SSH protocol version 2
Doing Diffie-Hellman group exchange
Doing Diffie-Hellman key exchange
Host key fingerprint is:
ssh-rsa 1024 7e:31:5c:8c:96:dd:21:e5:88:ce:b4:ab:a3:eb:27:64
Initialised AES-256 client->server encryption
Initialised HMAC-SHA1 client->server MAC algorithm
Initialised AES-256 server->client encryption
Initialised HMAC-SHA1 server->client MAC algorithm
Using username "jtryan".
Session password prompt ('s password: )
Asking user for password.
Sent password
Access granted
Opened channel for session
Started a shell/command
Using SFTP protocol.
Doing startup conversation with host.
Type: SSH_FXP_INIT, Size: 5, Number: -1
Type: SSH_FXP_VERSION, Size: 5, Number: -1
SFTP version 3 negotiated.
Type: SSH_FXP_EXTENDED, Size: 38, Number: 200
Type: SSH_FXP_STATUS, Size: 38, Number: 200
Status/error code: 8
Server does not recognise WinSCP.
We believe the server has signed timestamps bug
Getting current directory name.
Getting real path for '.'
Type: SSH_FXP_REALPATH, Size: 10, Number: 528
Type: SSH_FXP_NAME, Size: 77, Number: 528
Real path is '/users/palab/student1/jtryan'
Listing directory "/users/palab/student1/jtryan".
Type: SSH_FXP_OPENDIR, Size: 37, Number: 779
Type: SSH_FXP_HANDLE, Size: 13, Number: 779
Type: SSH_FXP_READDIR, Size: 13, Number: 1036
Type: SSH_FXP_NAME, Size: 9736, Number: 1036
Type: SSH_FXP_READDIR, Size: 13, Number: 1292
Reading symlink ".DCOPserver_bond_:0".
Type: SSH_FXP_READLINK, Size: 57, Number: 1555
Type: SSH_FXP_STAT, Size: 57, Number: 1809
Type: SSH_FXP_STATUS, Size: 28, Number: 1292
Storing reserved response
Type: SSH_FXP_NAME, Size: 117, Number: 1555
Type: SSH_FXP_ATTRS, Size: 37, Number: 1809
Reading symlink "adminsh".
Type: SSH_FXP_READLINK, Size: 45, Number: 2067
Type: SSH_FXP_STAT, Size: 45, Number: 2321
Type: SSH_FXP_NAME, Size: 67, Number: 2067
Type: SSH_FXP_STATUS, Size: 29, Number: 2321
Status/error code: 2, Message: 2321, Server: No such file, Language:
(ECommand) Error reading symlink 'adminsh'.
No such file or directory.
Error code: 2
Error message from server: No such file
Request code: 17
Status/error code: 1
Type: SSH_FXP_CLOSE, Size: 13, Number: 2564
Startup conversation with host finished.
Detected incoming data while idle
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1) Does the refreshes start immediatelly after you login or after you do something?
2) Does it happen for all servers (if you connect to any other)?
3) Can you describe better to me what do you mean by "It not only refreshes the documents but the entire applicaton."
4) Can you try it from another computer? Preferably from some with different configuration.

Martin Prikryl

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