Problems transferring from older version of rsync to new

Javier Henderson javier at
Sat Mar 6 10:43:57 MST 2010

* Wayne Davison <wayned at> [100306 12:06]:
> On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 10:53 AM, Javier Henderson <javier at> wrote:
> > (Client) Protocol versions: remote=29, negotiated=29
> > Invalid flist flag: 1004
> >
> I looked at both 2.6.8 and 2.6.9 last week and didn't see any way for the
> old code to construct a 0x1004 value for the file list flags, but sadly I
> neglected to answer you back.  The older code doesn't even have an 0x1000
> bit (1<<12), so that makes me think that some kind of corruption is
> occurring in the transmitted bytes.  If you want to help diagnose the issue,
> add some debug code to the old 2.6.8 software



I will work on this next week, and let you know how it pans out.


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