IP not logged in log file

John Taylor john at fcs.uga.edu
Thu Jun 3 13:43:48 GMT 2004

On Thu, Jun 03, 2004 at 12:30:53AM -0700, Wayne Davison wrote:
> On Fri, May 28, 2004 at 09:05:42AM -0700, Bill Moseley wrote:
> > I just setup rsync on Solaris 2.6 and my log file shows:
> > 2004/05/28 07:54:03 [20996] rsync allowed access on module foo from (
> This message is only output if you're running a daemon rsync over a
> remote shell connection.  In such a case rsync doesn't really have a
> good way to know where the connection came from, so it uses the value
> of $SSH_CLIENT (if set), otherwise it falls back to the value.
> ..wayne..
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I think rsync should also check $SSH_CONNECTION.  This shows up in newer
versions of ssh/sshd.


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