Suggestions for basic rsync configuration

Stuart Halliday StuartH at
Thu Mar 20 15:52:19 GMT 2008

> I figured out the ssh error. Although I am still unable to connect to
> the
> remote host with the rsync daemon. Here is the error that I am getting
> again:
> # rsync -zav --progress root@<remote-server-ip>::realperson
> /random/file-or-directory
> rsync: failed to connect to <remote-server-ip>: Connection timed out
> (110)
> rsync error: error in socket IO (code 10) at clientserver.c(104)
> [receiver=2.6.9]
> I have set up the daemon on the remote machine and I have ran "rsync
> --daemon" to start up the daemon server. I also have enabled the rsync
> server on the firewall. I also want to restate that I am reconfiguring
> rsync
> on a previously new installed system, and the ssh errors are fixed.
> What am
> I still missing?

I know I keep asking you this. :-))

But can you get a simple list of the remote rsync's module contents?

rsync root@<remote-server-ip>::


rsync root@<remote-server-ip>::realperson

Obviously this needs the rsync daemon config list option set to yes

Stuart Halliday

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