Packages for rsync 2.6.8 with ACLs

Wayne Davison wayned at
Fri Aug 4 01:19:53 GMT 2006

On Wed, Aug 02, 2006 at 06:49:11PM -0400, Andrew Gideon wrote:
> First of all, the patch places sysacls.[hc] one directory too high.
> These need to be in the libs directory, lest 'make' will fail.

This means that you didn't use a -p option to patch -- you should use
either -p1 (modern patches) or -p0 (older patches).

> More importantly: when I build on CentOS 4 or Fedora Core 5, configure
> thinks that ACLs are not available (despite telling configure
> "--with-acl-support").

I've never seen that myself.


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