error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(165)
Francis.Montagnac at sophia.inria.fr
Mon Jun 21 18:13:08 GMT 2004
> I am recieving a connection unexpectedly closed error while trying to
> sync a directory on two machines. Rsync is in my path on both
> machines. I am using ssh and I can connect to the server fine through
> ssh. I am using a vpn but have no problems connecting to any of the
> servers with it. This is the full error message I get:
> Remote Machine: Connection refused
This looks like an rsh or ssh problem.
Old versions of rsync uses by default rsh while the recent ones uses ssh.
> rsync -r --timeout=600 user at remote machine:/opt/u91/scripts/sqlpath/*
Try this instead to see precisely what command rsync runs on the remote
rsync -vv -r --timeout=600 user at remote machine:/opt/u91/scripts/sqlpath/ \
If your version of rsync uses rsh, force then to use ssh vith:
Note: It's better to use sqlpath/ instead of sqlpath/* in your command:
o To prevent an eventual arg list too long on the remote
o To be able to use --delete if you want an exact mirror of the
You may also want to use the --archive option.
Francis.Montagnac at sophia.inria.fr, Tel: (33) 04 92 38 79 11, Bur: C112
INRIA Sophia, 2004, rte des Lucioles, B.P.93 - 06902 Sophia Antipolis Cedex
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