rsync without reverse dns lookup

Clemens Gesell cgesell at
Wed Aug 15 18:22:45 EST 2001

Martin Pool wrote:
> 2.4.7pre1 fixes (or is meant to) fix part of this problem: the server
> no longer tries to resolve its own address.  Otherwise, as the other
> correspondent suggested, you should add a DNS entry or entry in
> /etc/hosts.  If this does not work it's a bug.
Ok, thank you so far. Setting entries in /etc/hosts are working, so it's
not a bug :-)
My problem is that i do not want to make host entries for some special
It would be nice to have a commandline switch, to disable the resolving
of his own adress and the peer adress.


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