/me dead for a short while [Was: rsync in cygwin as service]

Dmitry Melekhov dm at belkam.com
Wed Feb 12 15:25:10 EST 2003


Well, now I know that _latest_ rsync does not work in daemon mode at all,
i.e. when I start it with --daemon it simply exits without any error 
But could you tell me is there rsync version which I can use in cygwin 
right now?
Could someone mail me .exe ?

Thank you!

Lapo Luchini wrote:
> Dmitry Melekhov wrote:
>> Hello!
>> I want to start rsync on w2k as service.
>> If I try to start rsync from command line it simply do nothig:
>> $ rsync --daemon
> Sorry to you and other people that waits for me to test/debug 
> cygwin-specific problems in latest rsync, but my windows machine is 
> actually dead (it's the same CyberOne as seen 'long time offline' from 
> http://build.samba.org/).
> I guess I must change CPU and/or MB so it will take a while.
> Sorry.
> In Italy we say something that sounds like "it always rains where it's 
> already wet" =(
> Lapo

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