Problem with rsync from one machine
maxb at ukf.net
Fri Feb 7 08:18:29 EST 2003
Tom Walsh wrote:
> rsync --verbose --progress --stats --compress --rsh=/usr/bin/"slogin
> -l root -o Compression=yes" --recursive --times --links --perms
> --owner --group machineA.com:/etc /backup/machineA.com/etc
> The following occurs:
> All directories on Machine A /etc are replicated on Machine C
> /backup.../etc, however when the process starts to transfer files from
> Machine A, I get:
> receiving file list ...
> 650 files to consider
> 30888880 0% 8.82MB/s 538:49:00
> Looks pretty normal, except the fact that /etc/.pwd.lock is a 0 size
> file... So I am not sure where it is getting all that data from.
Can you tell us anything about what exactly /etc/.pwd.lock is?
Does ls -l /etc/.pwd.lock show anything different to a file which syncs ok?
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