-vvvv causes rsync <2.6.5 to hang (was Re: Small local dir refuses to sync, others AOK.)

Mike.MacCana at nab.com.au Mike.MacCana at nab.com.au
Mon Apr 3 02:16:13 GMT 2006

(changed subject line to help those who come after me)

Thanks heaps Wayne, that solved it.

I've logged a case with Red Hat to have their rsync package updated to
include the fix.


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rsync-bounces+mike.maccana=nab.com.au at lists.samba.org wrote on 31/03/2006
05:36:37 PM:

> On Fri, Mar 31, 2006 at 02:27:57PM +1100, Mike.MacCana at nab.com.au wrote:
> > I'm using rsync 2.5.7, release 5.3E on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.
> Try reducing the verbosity (use no more than 2 -v options) and if the
> hang goes away, upgrade to at leat 2.6.5 (the latest rsync is 2.6.7).
> ..wayne..
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