Continued rsync failures

Marco Atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Fri May 7 19:03:33 GMT 2021


On 07.05.2021 18:43, Brent Epp wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I've reported this in the past, but I cannot reliably use rsync. This is 
> a *local* synchronization between two Windows directories.  It seems 
> that after a number of executions (a few dozen, maybe?), it just stops 
> working and reports errors:
> 
>     rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (185 bytes received so far) 
> [generator]
>     rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at 
> io.c(228) [generator=3.2.4dev]
>     rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes received so far) 
> [sender]
>     rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at 
> io.c(228) [sender=3.2.4dev]
> 
> I have upgraded to the latest version of cygwin as of this morning and 
> the problem persists.  I have no software on the BLODA list and I have 
> tried with all security software disabled.
> 
> The only thing I can do is wait for a period of time (never timed it, 
> but 10-20 minutes or so), which is immensely frustrating, as I am 
> heavily dependent on it for work.
> 
> How can get I this working once and for all?
> 
> Thanks
>   - Brent
> 

please provide the cygcheck.out (see https://cygwin.com/problems.html)

an example of your command and if you are using rsync through
different disks

Regards
Marco








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