only 1.3 of 12 GB will transfer from OSX to Linux

Anthony DiSante orders at
Fri Jul 30 14:16:00 GMT 2004

>>I'm doing everything as root on both ends to make sure it's 
>>not a permissions issue, but still can't get all the files to transfer.
> First off, look for error messages in the log file that the daemon is
> logging into (it will be one of your syslog files since you did not
> override it).  Also, your config file didn't specify a uid, so it is
> defaulting to running the daemon as user "nobody", so it may be a
> permissions problem after all.  See the uid and gid settings in the
> rsyncd.conf manpage.

Running things as root just ain't what it used to be :)

Setting uid=0 and gid=0 in the rsyncd.conf file fixed the problem.  Thanks!

-Anthony DiSante

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