vanished files

Eberhard Moenkeberg emoenke at
Fri Aug 10 22:41:12 GMT 2007


On Sat, 11 Aug 2007, Samuel Vogel wrote:

> The vanished files problem is really REALLY annoying... It renders rsync
> unusable for me:
> sent 22972933 bytes  received 2399590976 bytes  310684.69 bytes/sec
> total size is 98068497125  speedup is 40.48
> client_run2 waiting on 18377
> _exit_cleanup(code=24, file=main.c, line=1385): entered
> rsync warning: some files vanished before they could be transferred (code 24)
> at main.c(1385) [generator=2.6.9]
> _exit_cleanup(code=24, file=main.c, line=1385): about to call exit(24)
> When will there be a real fix for it?

I would suggest to simply evaluate the return code (24).

In my guess it would be the wrong way to suppress facts.

Viele Grüße
Eberhard Mönkeberg (emoenke at, em at

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