Connection refused

Steve Dekorte steve at
Tue Apr 29 09:29:30 EST 2003

I've added the:


entries as well as


with the contents:

         path  = //Volumes/Mac_OS_X/Library/WebServer/
         comment = iolanguage source code

But I get this error:

% rsync -rvR --progress localhost:/ . Connection refused
rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes read so far)
rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(1

This is what I see with ps before the error:

% ps -aux | grep rsync
steve 17775   0.0  0.0     1972    352  p6  S+    4:26PM   0:00.01 
rsync -rvR --progress localhost:/ .
root  17776   0.0  0.0     1296    252  p6  S+    4:26PM   0:00.01 rsh 
localhost rsync --server --sender -vrR . /

Am I using the wrong options?
Btw, I'm on OSX 10.2.5 and rsync compiled without problems.

Io, a small language:

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