DO NOT REPLY [Bug 4607] --timeout: not counting correctly?

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Sun Oct 14 21:10:46 GMT 2007

wayned at changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |INVALID

------- Comment #1 from wayned at  2007-10-14 16:10 CST -------
I think you're misunderstanding the --timeout option.  Its purpose is to
terminate rsync if something stalls.  As long as the transfer is proceeding, it
will never timeout.

See the time-limit.diff patch in the patches dir if you want to put a limit on
how long rsync can run.

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