On Thu, 2016-10-13 at 10:09 +0100, Dave Howorth wrote: > Have you tried excluding the problem file from the transfer?
Hey Dave. All the other files appear to sync, up until it gets to that one large file. Then it stalls, and finally times out. I could tell it to exclude that important file, but that would defeat the purpose of my backup. > One possibility is that the problem is not caused directly by rsync > but because of some underlying filesystem glitch. What OS & > filesystems are you using? That could well be, but how to know? Client side: $ lsb_release -a LSB Version: security-9.20160110ubuntu5-amd64:security-9.20160110ubuntu5-noarch Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 16.10 Release: 16.10 Codename: yakkety Server side: $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Debian Description: Debian GNU/Linux 7.11 (wheezy) Release: 7.11 Codename: wheezy -- Kip Warner -- Senior Software Engineer OpenPGP encrypted/signed mail preferred http://www.thevertigo.com
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