Re: Applying Security Policy Takes Forever
From: Darren Mar-Elia (dmanonymous_at_discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2004 11:20:56 -0700
Are you setting file system or registry security in that policy? Those are
pretty expensive operations that can take a while when they first run.
-- Darren Mar-Elia MS-MVP-Windows Management http://www.gpoguy.com "Ben Blackmore" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:uX%238m$eXEHA.firstname.lastname@example.org... > Hi, > > I have a PC that has suddenly developed a problem. For some reason it now > takes 2mins 30seconds to apply the domain security policy, compared to last > week when it only took about 30 seconds. > The machine is a clone of 5 other machies which are all in the same office, > and are pretty much used just for label printing. The other machines all > apply their security policies in under 1 min. The only thing I can think > that has changed is the SUS Updates ran yesterday, however I don't think > there were any updates installed on this particular machine. > The spec is a HP e-pc (small form factor) P766, 128mb ram, 10gb disk, > integrated intel 810 video, integrated 3com 905c-tx. The users logon with > different usernames, however they all use the same profile. > > I have re-installed SP4, and checked the event viewer, which had nothing out > of the ordinary. I am just about to enable logging for security > configuration client processing. > > Anyone have any suggestions as to what might be causing this? > > Cheers > > Ben > >