After moving about 20 GB of files, rsync uses a lot of memory when I try to
do a full backup. Before, full backups used the memory available (2GB) and
finished in about 2 hours. Now, rsync uses the complete memory + swap
(total 6GB) and the backup takes forever. After 28 hours, I stopped the
Do you know why rsync needs so much memory after I moved files? I use
checksum caching, might that be the cause? Is there anyway I can make rsync
to perform 'normally'?