Re: rsync error -- "Protocol incompatibility" Why?
- Date: Mon, 28 May 2018 13:10:25 -0000 (UTC)
- From: Dan Purgert <dan@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: rsync error -- "Protocol incompatibility" Why?
Richard Owlett wrote:
> On 05/28/2018 07:15 AM, David wrote:
>> On 28 May 2018 at 22:07, Richard Owlett <rowlett@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Which would explain why rsync says:
>> "rsync: change_dir "/media/root/drescued_commo" failed: No such file
>> or directory (2)"
>> Does that help?
> *DUH* <slaps head and drinks second cup of coffee>
> But that raises another question.
> Why does error message identify a protocol problem after having
> correctly identified the problem as "No such file or directory".
> Wouldn't "Error 3 -- Errors selecting input/output files, dirs"
> be less misleading?
Depends on "what part" was throwing the error -- e.g. if it was ssh or
something telling rsync "no can do", then it'd be a different error.
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