rsync 2.6.1cvs dumps core when preserve_hard_links and backup
wayned at samba.org
Tue Feb 10 23:57:22 GMT 2004
On Tue, Feb 10, 2004 at 01:40:48PM +0900, Shinichi Maruyama wrote:
> I tried rsync 2.6.1cvs on my FreeBSD 4.X boxes.
> It dumps core when preserve_hard_links and backup.
I couldn't get it to dump core.
> file->link_u.links (and also file->F_HLINDEX) has some values,
> but no meanings because it's only an union with file->link_u.idev.
By the time the transfer starts, all the link_u.idev structs should have
been transformed into link_u.links structs (which all happens before the
generator and receiver fork into separate processes). If you can send
me a test case that triggers this failure, I'd appreciate it.
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