server crash when running rsync --daemon

Justin Banks justinb at
Sun Feb 2 11:07:50 EST 2003

On Sat, 1 Feb 2003, Jorg B. wrote:
> This problem is occurring on two different servers, with completely different
> hardware, different version of slackware and different version of kernel
> (tried on 2.4.18, 2.4.19 and 2.4.20).
> There is nothing major in common between the 2 servers except proftpd and
> rsync.
> We have done some extensive trouble shooting but everything runs for days
> without a problem until we start rsync.
> Any more ideas ?
> JB

You might consider taking your kernel source, applying the patches for kdb
from SGI, and running your test again. With kdb, you'll drop into the kdb
monitor on a fatal-ish error.


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