Problem with rsync from one machine
justinb at constantdata.com
Fri Feb 7 08:33:05 EST 2003
Tom Walsh wrote
> [root at magic /etc]# ls -la .pwd.lock
> -rw------- 1 root root 0 Nov 29 2001 .pwd.lock
> Nothing special about that file... and like I said it occurs in any
> If I do machineA.com:/etc/* (excluding files that start with .) it will hang
> on DIR_COLORS.
> It basically when ever it starts to transfer the files... Very odd
> behavior... I have a tough time trying to describe it even, so I can't even
> look online for a similar problem.
Idea : run your process under strace, with the -o and -ff flags, i.e.
strace -o /tmp/rsync.traceout -ff rsync <...>
Then, look in the /tmp/rsync.traceout files to see what it is/was doing.
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