Need help with rsync

Paul Slootman paul at
Mon Apr 25 15:43:38 GMT 2005

On Mon 25 Apr 2005, VC123 wrote:
> :
> rsync /export/home/amg/* amg at coesun05:/export/home/amg
> amg at coesun05's password: 
> rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes received so far)
> [sender]
> rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(359)

Try running with -vvv
Is the rsync binary in a "standard" place in the PATH for amg at coesun05?

Does /export/home/amg/* expand to files, or also directories? If so, is
it your intention to also transfer the contents of those directories?
Then you will need some extra options.

Paul Slootman

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