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Bug#636904: unison: Crashes with -force & -times on resync

Package: unison
Version: 2.32.52-1
Severity: normal

I synced a (quite large, approx 140 GB) tree and later discovered that 
I (again) forgot to use the option "times = true". To avoid manually selection
the direction I called the profile with "-force I<local-copy>" after
insterting "times = true" in the profile. 

Unsion-gtk detects (all? - at least a lot) files to update the meta
data and after starting the synchronisation works for some time, cause
some load on the local machine. Instead of finishing as usual I get
the crash (screenshot attached) and no change is done on the remote
replica (as far as I can see).

For a smaller tree (1,3 GB) this procedure worked (same local and remote

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 6.0.2
  APT prefers stable-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'stable-updates'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8) (ignored: LC_ALL set to de_DE.UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages unison depends on:
ii  libc6                         2.11.2-10  Embedded GNU C Library: Shared lib

Versions of packages unison recommends:
ii  openssh-client [ssh-client]   1:5.5p1-6  secure shell (SSH) client, for sec

unison suggests no packages.

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