--daemon for clients

jw schultz jw at pegasys.ws
Sun Feb 1 23:23:34 GMT 2004

On Thu, Jan 29, 2004 at 04:58:45PM +0100, Stefan Hoefer wrote:
> Hello
> I have the following situation: one perl script opens a TCP connection to
> a remote server running another perl script. The file descriptors on both
> sides are mapped to STDIN and STDOUT file descriptors. After some
> "talking", I would like to start rsync using the "exec" call on both sides
> of the connection, with both rsync partners using the existing connection
> (inherited on STDIN and STDOUT). On the server side, this is no problem (I
> can use the --daemon switch). Is there any way rsync can perform this on
> the client side, too?
> Thanks for any help

I have a vague recollection that of there being a patch that
would allow rsync to connect to open file descriptors. 

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