error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(298)
jw at pegasys.ws
Wed Dec 31 07:45:02 EST 2003
On Tue, Dec 30, 2003 at 12:23:30PM -0800, Doug Floer wrote:
> I'm running into a problem rsynchronizing over an rsh connection on the same
> subnet. I get variations of the "unexpected tag" error, consistently failing
> within io.c at line 298:
> unexpected tag 88
> rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(298)
> Here's the rsync command I've been using:
> rsync -lrpogtz --delete --rsh=rsh --rsync-path=/usr/local/bin/rsync /home dest:/
> I've been all over the net looking for help and am about to give up. Can anyone
> out there provide some suggestions?
This is probably a [non]blocking io problem. Rsync has
two options for that. Try them.
--blocking-io use blocking IO for the remote shell
--no-blocking-io turn off --blocking-io
You also failed to say what platform and rsync version.
J.W. Schultz Pegasystems Technologies
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