rsync-2.5.3pre1 on RH5.2

Martin Pool mbp at
Thu Feb 21 13:13:40 EST 2002

On 20 Feb 2002, Martin Pool <mbp at> wrote:
> Apparently the getaddrinfo stuff breaks something on RH5.2.  I guess
> that is not a common platform anymore, but there's a machine here that
> people care about.  I'll try and patch it.

Apparently this is a known bug.  If you have such a machine, either
upgrade libc (per the RedHat advisory) or build statically elsewhere
and move the binary across.


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