rsync eating bandwidth without doing anything

Wayne Davison wayned at
Mon Jun 5 16:11:03 GMT 2006

On Wed, May 24, 2006 at 01:08:30AM -0800, tyko brown wrote:
> rsync fails to make a directory at the remote site, but continues anyway.

Yes, that is a known problem with rsync.  It tries to be robust and
create as many files as possible, but it continues to try to do work
that cannot succeed.  I'm looking into improving this.


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