Can rsync handle any type of file?

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sun Apr 2 05:47:37 GMT 2006

On Sat, Apr 01, 2006 at 10:23:59PM +0200, Wojtek.Pilorz wrote:
> (it was, as far as I remember, version 2.6.6).
> As far as I remember the parts with zeroes were at places where short read 
> from Linux kernel were returned (i.e. number of bytes read was less than 
> requested).

FYI, that bug was fixed in 2.6.7.


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