deflate on token returned 0 (16384 bytes left)

Tom Goulet tomg at
Tue Apr 22 14:11:03 EST 2003

> I was getting an error when uploading Knoppix ISO images with
> compression with Rsync.

Here is a brand-spanking new transcript:
tomg at nova:/extra/library/software/Knopper,_Klaus$ touch KNOPPIX_V3.2-2003-04-18-EN.iso
tomg at nova:/extra/library/software/Knopper,_Klaus$ rsync -zvvvessh KNOPPIX_V3.2-2003-04-18-EN.iso teep:library/software/Knopper,_Klaus > ~/tmp/rsync_debug.1 2>&1tomg at nova:/extra/library/software/Knopper,_Klaus$

Meanwhile, that rsync_debug.1 file has:
opening connection using ssh teep rsync --server -vvvz . library/software/Knopper,_Klaus
expand file_list to 4000 bytes, did move
send_file_list done
send_files starting
server_recv(2) starting pid=32396
received 1 names
recv_file_list done
get_local_name count=1 library/software/Knopper,_Klaus
generator starting pid=32396 count=1
delta transmission enabled
generating and sending sums for 0
recv_files(1) starting
send_files mapped KNOPPIX_V3.2-2003-04-18-EN.iso of size 729716736
calling match_sums KNOPPIX_V3.2-2003-04-18-EN.iso
built hash table
hash search b=16384 len=729716736
match at 0 last_match=0 j=0 len=16384 n=0
[ a gazillion more "match" lines ]
match at 44744704 last_match=44744704 j=2731 len=16384 n=0
deflate on token returned 0 (16384 bytes left)
rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at token.c(288)
_exit_cleanup(code=12, file=token.c, line=288): about to call exit(12)

There.  Both ends are Rsync 2.5.6.  When I remove the -z command line
option there is no error.

Tom Goulet, tomg at, D8BAD3BC,
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