code 12 error when specifying files

Paul Slootman paul at
Thu Aug 3 12:57:53 GMT 2006

On Thu 03 Aug 2006, nathan r. hruby wrote:
> I have to agree, I see the same behavior when using rsyncd transport
> instead of ssh transport (as Erik is): trailing slashes seem to be
> ignored, and instead of directory contents, you get the directory name.

>From the manpage:

    Note also that host and module references don't require a trailing
    slash to copy the  contents  of  the  default directory.

So in this case the trailing slash wouldn't make a difference.

You don't mention what versions of rsync are involved...

Paul Slootman

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