DO NOT REPLY [Bug 4899] When a mounted dir cannot be visited, rsync will halt there and the shell is halted, even "ctrl -c" can't quit it.

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Tue Aug 21 10:54:27 GMT 2007

------- Comment #4 from hashproduct+rsync at  2007-08-21 05:54 CST -------
(In reply to comment #3)
> In fact in my solution, I assumed the "thisname" is a dir to check whether it
> is filtered.

As Wayne tried to point out, while your solution does fix the hanging on the
mounted dir, it is unacceptable because it breaks directory-specific exclude
rules.  If the source contains a regular file X and a rule --exclude='X/',
rsync will assume X is a directory and exclude it, which is wrong.

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