Cygwin rsync to RH rsync server

Jason Staudenmayer jasons at
Fri Jun 23 12:55:32 GMT 2006

So you have it working with cygwin(svr) to cygwin(cli) transfers but not
linux(svr) to cygwin(cli)


-----Original Message-----
From: Chuck Wolber [mailto:chuckw at] 
Sent: Tuesday, June 20, 2006 5:35 PM
To: Jason Staudenmayer
Cc: Matt McCutchen; rsync at
Subject: RE: Cygwin rsync to RH rsync server

On Tue, 20 Jun 2006, Jason Staudenmayer wrote:

> Ok, so it's a Cygwin issue. Might I ask if anyone on the list has a 
> working cygwin/rsync combo they might be able to share. I've tried 
> downloading some old cygwin versions but so far nothing has been 
> working.

We've gotten it to work, but only if the Cygwin side is serving up rsync

shares (through rsyncd.conf). We still can't aribtrarily connect to an 
sshd running under cygwin and sync according to a path we specify.


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