module name check

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at
Wed Jan 9 16:51:12 GMT 2008

On Wed 09 Jan 2008, Ming Zhang wrote:

> I tried to find out in the man page about what is the valid character we
> can use in module name in rsyncd.conf but failed. Anyone knows?

Well, your example of using a slash is obviously wrong, how to
distinguish the module name from a filename / directory name part
after it?!  That's like complaining that you can't create a file called

Paul Slootman

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