jw schultz jw at
Fri Jan 31 04:58:16 EST 2003

On Thu, Jan 30, 2003 at 12:55:31PM -0500, Patrick Amirian wrote:
> I run my rsync command as root and yet I can't initiate a transfer if on
> the source site my directory has 770 permission. If I change it to 777
> the I can transfer.
> When I run the rsync command, does it change it's uid or gid to
> something else ..?

There, you've figured it out.  Look for 'uid' in the
rsyncd.conf manpage.

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