rsync 2.6.2 hang (was rsync 2.6.2 crash)

jim jim at
Wed Sep 29 17:08:16 GMT 2004

Do you have a gut feeling as to where I should look first, or what the 
issue might be? Do you suspect rsync or ssh as the likely culprit?

>Yes, others have experienced hangs when using rsync over ssh under
>cygwin.  If possible, stick with the rsync daemon protocol for cygwin
>transfers and it should be fine.
>We haven't had any diagnostic reports yet that would help us to narrow
>down the hang, though, so feel free to attach a debugger to the hanging
>process(es) and let us know what they're up to at the time of the hang
>(if you'd like).

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