using rsync 3.0.0 CVS version

Shai shaibn at
Mon Jan 29 15:44:11 GMT 2007

Sweet! I'll test it soon!

On 1/27/07, Wayne Davison <wayned at> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 21, 2007 at 08:43:56AM +0200, Shai wrote:
> > When I start the rsync, either with the rsync protocol or rsh, i found
> > that it'll start doing the rsync and just halt after a few hundred MBs
> > or even up to a couple GBs.
> I had not encountered this hang until today.  The backtrace implicated
> a problem in the wait_for_receiver() routine, and I figured out that
> every now and then the io_flush() call could end up reading the last
> available message from the receiver, giving the read_msg_fd() call
> nothing to read (causing a deadlock).
> I checked in a fix for this and released a new "nightly" tar file.
> Thanks for your help in testing rsync!
> ..wayne..
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