rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes received so far) [receiver]

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at
Sun Feb 17 13:17:22 GMT 2008

On Sun 17 Feb 2008, chuang liu wrote:
> I used a very old rsync (version 2.5.4, prototocl version 26). Is this a
> known issue with this version? Did I use rsync incorrectly? Thanks.

Even if it's not a known issue with that version, do you think anyone is
going to take the time to try and fix that version for this issue?

In other words, upgrade to the latest 2.6.9 (or better yet, try the
3.0.0 pre9 version) and see if that still goes wrong.

Paul Slootman

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