rsync w/ openssh hangs on linux

J Robinson jrobinson852 at
Sat Jan 5 09:59:15 EST 2002

Hello Everyone
I was able to track this problem down --
I had a tcsh 'alias' on the remote side that expanded
'rsync' to 'rsync -e ssh -ax', and that seems to have
been the cause of the symptoms I describe below (which
only occurred with certain files).  
Thanks to all for their help!

> On Fri, Jan 04, 2002 at 11:29:13AM -0800, J Robinson
> wrote:
> > Hello All:
> > 
> > I've having repeatable problems copying files
> between
> > linux machines using rsync-2.5.1 and various
> recent 
> > flavors of openssh.  The symptom when testing with
> a
> > single 2M file is that rsync hangs when when the
> file
> > is 97% transferred.  

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