Cygwin bug in hosts allow
wayned at samba.org
Mon Aug 22 17:05:38 GMT 2005
On Sun, Aug 21, 2005 at 06:35:49PM -0400, Bill Denney wrote:
> When using cygwin, I tried to specify the subnet mask for the "hosts
> allow" option in rsyncd.conf with 192.168.1.0/24, but that didn't work.
Apparently inet_pton() is broken in cygwin. Under Linux, it returns an
error, and then rsync does its own mask translation. Under cygwin it
returns a different mask from 255.255.255.0. I'd suggest filing a bug
report with the cygwin folks.
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