Problems with RSync and Windows 2000

Greger Cronquist greger_cronquist at
Tue Aug 19 18:54:16 EST 2003

I think you're experiencing the well known cygwin hang problem. My 
suggestion is getting Craig Barratt's compiled package "cygwin-rsyncd" 
from and see if that works better.


Ladd, Charles wrote:

>Im trying to script an Rsync batch job to run multiple times a day to
>back up to Windows 2000 Servers. The Synch works great, but at the end
>of the job the command never exits. It just sits there is some weird
>hanging state. Does anyone have any ideas?
>Thank you.

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