error in rsync protocol data stream

Cristian Gafton gafton at
Thu Feb 12 22:35:33 GMT 2004

On Thu, 12 Feb 2004, Lee Eakin wrote:

> Is your USB disk a usb-1 device?  I got various errors due to the slow
> access times over usb-1 (not rsync's problem).  I was able to reduce the
> number of errors using the --bwlimit option to slow down rsync so the
> device could keep up better.  I've had no problems since I upgraded to
> usb-2.

You can also try to mount the usb storage with the sync option.

Cristian Gafton     --     gafton at      --     Red Hat, Inc.
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