Nick Coghlan wrote:
Anyway, I won't be posting any more about this on py-dev, since I've established that *my* problems probably aren't Python related.
I lied. The *real* final word - some digging with Google shows that there are still some issues with Cygwin and hyperthreaded processors. Sure enough, my desktop is a hyper-threaded P4.
Just a minor detail the "Known Problems" section in the Cygwin FAQ neglects to mention. . .