how to get around rsync error (OS X Tiger)

Lee Cullens lee_cullens at
Tue Aug 23 13:54:34 GMT 2005

Patrick M McNeal wrote:

>> That sounds like some weirdness introduced by the MacOS patches.  You
>> should probably look for someone that is responsible for the MacOS
>> customizations and ask them about this error.
> If you are using the rsync binary supplied with 10.4, you should  
> submit a bug to Apple via  If you are  
> using rsyncX, you should contact the developer at rsyncxdev at
> I've been pushing Apple to work with the mainline rsync developers to  
> get their changes incorporated, but from what I can tell they've not  
> done anything or are not interested.
Thank you for that very helpful info Patrick,

The bug report is submitted.
Being up in years, though, I may never see it resolved :-)

Lee C

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