some files could not be transferred (code 23) at main.c (1506)

Jeff MacDonald oss at
Mon Jul 14 18:18:12 GMT 2008

> On 7/11/2008 3:11 PM, Jeff MacDonald wrote:
>>>> I'm trying to rsync a fairly large chunk of data [around 350 gigs,
>>>> mostly 1 gig files] between 2 hosts in separate colo facilities.  
>>>> Link
>>>> is plenty fast, I can pull 10 megs easily.
>>>> Everytime, it seems to die with something like this, whether I try
>>>> rsync from the stable 2 branch or the beta 3 branch
>>> With that many large files, my first guess would be not enough RAM?
> > Hrmmm not sure , the linux machine has 512 megs and the solaris 2
> > gigs. i guess teh solaris machine has nothing to do with this tho.
> What version of rsync at each end?

I'm a bit embarrassed, I didn't read my errors close enough and it's a  
simple permission denied error.

Thanks charles :)

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