using rsync 3.0.0 CVS version

Matt McCutchen hashproduct+rsync at
Mon Jan 22 19:26:56 GMT 2007

On 1/22/07, Paul Slootman <paul at> wrote:
> I just noticed that rsync-HEAD-20070120-2211GMT will hang when
> transferring an empty directory:

I can't reproduce this hang in the current rsync from CVS.  I tried
pushing an empty directory to a daemon on the same machine, but rsync
finished successfully.

$ ~/rsync/rsync/rsync -av --stats empty rsync://matt@localhost:1234/backup/
sending incremental file list

Number of files: 1
Number of files transferred: 0
Total file size: 0 bytes
Total transferred file size: 0 bytes
Literal data: 0 bytes
Matched data: 0 bytes
File list size: 41
File list generation time: 0.001 seconds
File list transfer time: 0.000 seconds
Total bytes sent: 54
Total bytes received: 11

sent 54 bytes  received 11 bytes  26.00 bytes/sec
total size is 0  speedup is 0.00


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