rsync/cwgwin hangs during transfers

Alan C. Bonnici chribonn at
Sun Jan 17 05:34:39 MST 2010

The problem seems to be happening to many people. It seems the problem is
related to cygwin. One temporary solution is to downgrade clients to the
previous version of cygwin (1.5)


-----Original Message-----
From: Adam Rosi-Kessel [mailto:adam at] 
Sent: 16 January 2010 17:57
To: rsync at
Subject: Re: rsync/cwgwin hangs during transfers

Alan C. Bonnici wrote, on 1/16/2010 11:52 AM:
> Hi,
> Rsync 3.0.7 and Cygwin 1.7.1 hangs at random instances. This does not
> always and does not happen at all locations.
> I can reproduce the problem. Others are having similar problems.
> Can someone please guide me one what I can do to report such problems?

Same here. I've had no responses to postings on this topic on this list 
or on cygwin lists.


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