Bug-report:rsync may hung if time jumps backwards

yhu2 yadi.hu at windriver.com
Wed Dec 3 01:08:05 MST 2014

On 11/28/2014 09:41 AM, yhu2 wrote:
> thanks your reply, could you please send off official fix?

or could you please  tell me which release will include this patch. any 
comments would be appreciated!

> On 11/28/2014 04:05 AM, Wayne Davison wrote:
>> On Sun, Nov 16, 2014 at 10:44 PM, yhu2 <yadi.hu at windriver.com 
>> <mailto:yadi.hu at windriver.com>> wrote:
>>     + usleep(t*1000);
>>     Is it a correct fix? any comments would be appreciated!!!
>> The hang was not because time went backwards, but because it moved 
>> forward by over 2 years (which overflows a variable, making the value 
>> negative).   I both fixed that issue, and added a configure check for 
>> usleep(), which we will use if it is around. Thanks!
>> ..wayne..

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