rsync w/ openssh hangs on linux
mbp at samba.org
Sat Jan 5 12:26:50 EST 2002
On 4 Jan 2002, Dave Dykstra <dwd at bell-labs.com> wrote:
> Well I don't see anything in the send queues so that's not likely to be the
> problem. It doesn't seem likely that anybody else would be able to easily
> reproduce your setup. I suspect your Internet Sharing setup since you have
> also experienced web sites stalling.
PPPOE in combination with masquerading often causes problems to do
with packet MTU with similar symptoms: heavily used connections hang
during transfers. I don't know if this would be a problem with
You could try
# ifconfig eth0 mtu 1200
on the firewalled Linux box.
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