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Re: 2.5.5-1 rsync hangs
- From: Don Dwiggins <dond at advancedmp dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: 23 Sep 2002 13:42:55 -0700
- Subject: Re: 2.5.5-1 rsync hangs
- References: <3D8F743E.C6D337EA@real.com>
Sudheer Tumuluru writes:
> I am having the same problem with rsync 2.5.5-1. I am trying to rsync
> a couple of short text files between a linux server and Win2k Professional
> boxes with cygwin. About 20% of the time, rsync freezes at the end of the
> transfer, and I can't kill the rsync process in cygwin even if I give it a
> 9 (SIGTERM) signal. This happens mostly on dual-processor machines but it
> did happen once on the single proc machine as well.
> I rummaged through the mailing list and saw messages as old as Nov.
> 2001 (version 2.4.x) but did not find any announcement about a fix. Is
> this a known bug in 2.5.5-1, and if so, is there a fix. I can provide
> additional debugging info. if needed.
I've been using rsync for some time now (in "local" mode) on a Win2K box. I
haven't been paying close attention, but I think it worked fine for a while,
then I started to get the same kinds of hangup. If someone can offer advice
on how to set debugging options, I can also produce some evidence. (BTW,
I'm running "version 2.5.5 protocol version 26".)
Thanks in advance for any good words,
Don Dwiggins "The truth will make you free,
email@example.com but first it will make you miserable"
-- Tom DeMarco
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