[svlug] rsync errors

Brian Bilbrey bilbrey at orbdesigns.com
Mon Jul 2 12:07:01 PDT 2001

On Mon, Jul 02, 2001 at 10:43:05AM -0700, J C Lawrence wrote:
> I'm getting persistent erratic failures under rsync:
>   # rsync --archive --verbose --recursive --devices --delete -e ssh

Which version of SSH are you running? There's an interaction with
rsync and ssh that isn't fixed for OpenSSH until v2.1 and above...

"Finally, OpenSSH 2.1 and above does non-blocking I/O which means 
rsync works much better."


May not be your problem, but it fixed mine...



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