A question about connection refused

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Fri Jun 25 17:01:26 GMT 2004

On Fri, Jun 25, 2004 at 02:01:41PM +0000, Guo jing wrote:
>           rsync: failed to connect to Connection refused

Did you start an rsync daemon on  If not, there is nothing
there to receive the connection.  Perhaps you meant to use a single
colon instead of a double colon?  Going that route uses a remote shell,
such as ssh or rsh, to connect without using a remote daemon.


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