Status of running rsync

Fabian Cenedese Cenedese at
Tue Sep 15 04:26:58 MDT 2009

At 03:04 15.09.2009 -0400, Matt McCutchen wrote:
>On Tue, 2009-09-15 at 08:37 +0200, Fabian Cenedese wrote:
>> Is there a way to get the status of a running rsync process?
>AFAIK, rsync has never had such a feature.  One thing you can do is
>temporarily attach strace.

Too bad. I don't know if strace would help on the NAS. I guess I'll just
give it some more time before I kill it. Then I can still restart it with -v.

>> I believe
>> it has to be done by sending a signal, but I can't find it anymore.
>Maybe you're thinking of dd, which prints its status when it receives

I don't know anymore what tool it was, just that I used it before.
Would be a nice addition to rsync though :)


bye  Fabi

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