rsync is hanging for me

Wayne Davison wayned at
Wed Nov 5 07:57:59 EST 2003

On Tue, Nov 04, 2003 at 02:17:13PM -0600, Sheri French wrote:
> The system I am rsyncing from is relese 2.4.1, and the system I am
> rsyncing to is release 2.5.4.  I am running on aix (both ends).

Using the -v option in older rsync releases could cause rsync to hang.
Either upgrade the 2.4.1 version to something more modern (like 2.5.6)
or eliminate the -v option.  That should hopefully stop the hanging.


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