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Re: mirror script enhancement

Totally agree, I've also seen problems like that and have seen rsyncs
running in my machine days after the startup ...

Florian Lohoff wrote:
> Hi,
> the mirror script at:
> 	http://www.debian.org/mirror/anonftpsync
> could use an enhancement - Its a bad idea to run rsync without a 
> timeout. This lead to a 3 day hang for ftp2.de.debian.org as the rsync
> refused to terminate and the script wasnt restarting ...
> a --timeout=600 oder --timeout=3600 would make sense. If the connection
> stalls just exit ...
> For me it was caused by a ipv6 network connection hicup...
> Flo

         Joan Juvanteny
     GRN Serveis Telemàtics
 Tel: 972230000 jjuvan@grn.es

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