block storage not working well

I created a volume.

mounted… mnt/ …

via Rsync I send files, but after a while it hangs without showing me any errors…

Is there a way to fix this ??

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it was a Inodes problem.

I created a new drive with custom option and with this command

mkfs.ext4 -b 1024 -I 128 -i 1024 /dev/id…

all is now fixed ;)

Hi @stubfeed,

Does the RSYNC stops/hangs? It’s possible there are a lot of files in the folders you are trying to rsync over which can take some time to load.

Basically, how RSYNC works is, it’s creates a list of the directory and its contents you want to move and starts sending it over to the new directory you’ve selected. Now, if there are a million small files in the directory, it can take a lot of time for RSYNC to actually build the list and start moving the files around. These directories are usually - tmp, picture directories, session directories and so on.