Not all files copied

Paul Slootman paul+rsync at
Mon Nov 14 03:02:29 MST 2011

On Mon 14 Nov 2011, Mike Brown wrote:
> For the most part, all of the directories are being copied, but there are
> files that it refuses to copy.  For example:
>     -rw-------   1 brown        146 Jul 31 20:58 .TTauthority
> Any file that is 600 it will leave behind and list it as permission denied.
> Root is doing the work on both ends, as I start the rsync daemon as root.

Did you note the fact that the rsync daemon will by default do its work
as user "nobody"?  Search for "uid" in the rsyncd.conf manpage.


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