rsync hangs on big transfer Debian 5.0.3 pulling from WinXP SP3/ Cygwin 1.5.25

Wayne Davison wayned at
Mon Dec 21 10:50:02 MST 2009

On Sat, Dec 19, 2009 at 9:37 PM, David Christensen
<dpchrist at> wrote:
> I'm having trouble with rsync invoked on Debian 5.0.3 pulling files from
> Windows XP SP3/ Cygwin 1.5.25.

If this is not a daemon connection, then it's probably the cygwin
pipe-hang bug.  I have heard that a more modern cygwin (such as 1.7)
has this fixed.


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