Same hang with 3.0.7
carlos at fisica.ufpr.br
Fri Feb 26 18:24:58 MST 2010
Whit Blauvelt (whit at transpect.com) wrote on 26 February 2010 14:22:
>A bit more on the hang, which continues to occur at any attempt to use rsync
>for that part of the directory tree: It's always in the same place on the
>progress display to the terminal. But it's not quite to the end, as I'd
>thought at first it was.
That's somewhat different. I can't help you but I've also had rsync
hang some time ago. It consumed almost 100% cpu indefinitely; I killed
it after between 40min and 1h. It happened about 4 times, always when
updating our eclipse mirror. The hang was at similar but different
points. It was cpu bound and not io as you say. It occurred with 2
different upstream sources, one running v3.0.x and the other running
2.6.9, and here both with 3.0.6 and 3.1. All cases were with a
standard recursive/delete scan. I didn't report it because I didn't
have anything more specific. It never happened again.
BTW, the eclipse repository has been a can of worms here. I also had
corrupted log output from rsync with it... These corruptions are much
more recent, I don't know if there's a relation between the log and
>The strace is available. Has anyone looked at it.
You didn't post the link to it.
>I sure can't read that thing.
It might show where rsync is hanging. But the distance between this
info and fixing the problem can be light-years...
More information about the rsync