rsync 3.0.0 apparently crashing when running a single-use "daemon" server process

Wayne Davison wayned at
Mon Mar 3 21:50:28 GMT 2008

On Mon, Mar 03, 2008 at 09:16:46PM +0100, Paul Slootman wrote:
> The short story: it looks like client_info is NULL at compat.c:90, if I
> look at the strace and ltrace output supplied in the above URL.

No, looks like the problem is a NULL config_file var.  If rsync had been
called with --rsync-path="rsync --config=FILE", it would work.  Sadly,
my only attempt at an automated test passes in an explicit config file.
I'll fix the NULL and look to get a test for this added.


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