unexpected read size of 0 in map_ptr (Solaris 2.5.1)

Dave Dykstra dwd at bell-labs.com
Sat Feb 16 08:32:14 EST 2002

That's a known problem fixed in the next release coming out, hopefully
soon.  The official patch is

- Dave Dykstra

On Fri, Feb 15, 2002 at 12:40:16AM +0100, Thomas Quinot wrote:
> Hi list,
> Since upgrading rsync to version 2.5.2 on a Solaris 2.5.1 box,
> I see plenty of
>   Warning: unexpected read size of 0 in map_ptr
> when doing my nightly backup (rsyncing some directories
> to an rsyncd on the same LAN). I have never seen this message
> before, and I only see it on the Solaris machine (I upgraded
> all my other machines to 2.5.2 as well).
> I hope this is not a FAQ... I did not find it mentioned recently.
> Thanks for any enlightenment :)
> Thomas.
> -- 
>     Thomas.Quinot at Cuivre.FR.EU.ORG

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