minimalist rsync on windows

Jan-Benedict Glaw jbglaw at
Tue Nov 25 20:11:25 EST 2003

On Mon, 2003-11-24 14:28:00 -0800, Brian <b_rose at>
wrote in message <pan.2003. at>:
> Hi,
> I get a "Local: Bad packet length 1349676916" when I try to use
> rsync-minimalist.  I tried with the provided cygwin and with the latest
> cygwin.  

That'll happen if you try to connec to a SSH 2 server with a SSH 1
client. Use a newer ssh client (or force it to use protocol 2 if

DO NOT install an older ssh server (or accept SSH 1 protocol connections
- SSH 1 can easily be captured (see eg. ettercap:-)


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