error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at token.c(288)
dwd at bell-labs.com
Thu Feb 7 10:05:32 EST 2002
I was able to reproduce this between a Solaris 2.7 and 2.8 machine with and
without ssh, although I don't have any time to debug it today. Can
somebody try applying Jos Backus latest zlib 1.1.3 upgrade patch to see
if that helps?
On Fri, Feb 01, 2002 at 02:01:03PM -0800, Stuart Anderson wrote:
> According to Dave Dykstra:
> > On Fri, Feb 01, 2002 at 09:09:18AM -0800, Stuart Anderson wrote:
> > > According to sba:
> > > > No I did not apply the patch, but I verified the same problem with
> > > > rsync-2.4.8, is that sufficient?
> > No, because rsync-2.4.8 include the same security patch that went into
> > 2.5.2 last weekend. If you could try 2.4.6 or 2.5.1 that would tell us if
> > it was some other problem introduced last weekend or not.
> The problem was introduced in version 2.4.4 and exists in all later
> versions up to and including 2.5.2. Whereas version 2.4.3 and 2.4.0
> are both fine (the only earlier versions checked).
> The problem only exists for compression and large files.
> I encountered and tested the various rsync versions with the file,
> gotten from your nearest RedHat mirror, but it is more general
> than just this file.
> However, the problem is not reproducible with any of the 1018 "small"
> files from redhat/7.1/en/os/i386/RedHat/RPMS which range in size from
> 1810 Byte to 21541821 Byte.
> To reproduce:
> 1) rsync --archive a large file (ISO size?) to a remote machine
> 2) /bin/touch it on the destination machine
> 3) rsync --archive --compress again
> 4) Check for error message: "deflate on token returned 0 (16384 bytes left)"
> I don't know if it matters but I am running rsync between two Solaris 8
> machines, and using ssh as the transport:
> > ssh -V
> OpenSSH_2.9p2, SSH protocols 1.5/2.0, OpenSSL 0x0090601f
> Stuart Anderson sba at srl.caltech.edu http://www.srl.caltech.edu/personnel/sba
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