rsync hangs on solaris

Abdul Rahman ARahman at
Thu Aug 23 08:20:11 EST 2001

perhaps put rsync in verbose mode and attempt to assess
the exit status...this may help in troubleshooting...

has anything changed in your network?
are you using scp within rsync?
what is your command set for rsync?

let me know


Abdul Rahman, Ph.D.
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-----Original Message-----
From: Eric Whiting [mailto:ewhiting at]
Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2001 5:51 PM
To: Jie Gao
Cc: rsync at
Subject: Re: rsync hangs on solaris

Get the latest rsync 2.4.7preX release. It has at least one hang fix in


Jie Gao wrote:
> Hi All,
> I've got a cron-run rsync (2.4.6) hang on both sides (solaris to
> solaris). The platform is:
> SunOS 5.7 Generic_106541-12 sun4u sparc SUNW,Ultra-80
> Sorry if this has been asked before, for I couldn't find a
> searchable archive for this list on .
> Regards,
> Jie

Eric T. Whiting					AMI Semiconductors

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