Rsync with SSH problem

jw schultz jw at
Mon Aug 25 18:51:37 EST 2003

On Mon, Aug 25, 2003 at 04:40:54PM +0800, CHEUNG Chi Wai, Chris wrote:
> I have add the ssh key to my .ssh/authorized_files.
> When I enter the command, the errors are as follow.
> [root at mandrake91 .ssh]# rsync mandrake82::XXXXX /rsynctest --recursive -e
> ssh
> buffer_get: trying to get more bytes 129 than in buffer 46
> rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes read so far)
> sync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(165)
> There is no errors when I do not use SSH

The commandline above does not use ssh.  With rsync options precede
arguments just like almost all other *ix utilities.

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