Fwd: problem syncing files from embedded device to PC

Andreas Kotes count-linux at flatline.de
Mon May 28 14:11:13 GMT 2007


* Matt McCutchen <hashproduct+rsync at gmail.com> [20070528 15:37]:
> Is it possible for this parallel execution of rsync to lead to OUT OF
> MEMORY problem even though I have such small-sized files total files
> being < 100 in number !

how much RAM do you have available? how much uses the kernel? how many
other processes are running? what library/system call fails due to
missing memory maybe you're running out of memory for stack?



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