Old FreeBSD4.11 build.

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at wurtel.net
Tue Sep 21 14:00:36 MDT 2010

On Tue 21 Sep 2010, Jonathan Call wrote:

> I'm trying to get an old FreeBSD 4.11 server to talk to a newer FreeBSD
> 7 server that is running rsync 3.0.4 but I am running into an error with
> extended file attributes:

> Ran the following configure line:
> ./configure --with-included-popt --disable-iconv
> --with-rsyncd-conf=/usr/local/etc/rsyncd.conf CFLAGS="-static"
> --enable-xattr-support

> lib/sysxattrs.c:85: `EXTATTR_NAMESPACE_USER' undeclared (first use in

Do you actually need extended attribute support? If not, I'd suggest not
using --enable-xattr-support (or in fact do: --disable-xattr-support).
I suspect that the xattr support in rsync doesn't handle your old


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