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Re: [SLE] Using rsync
  • From: Susemail <susemail@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2005 10:26:59 -1000
  • Message-id: <200502161026.59291.susemail@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 16 February 2005 02:32, Joe Morris (NTM) wrote:
> Susemail wrote:
> >I'm trying to use rsync as root on machine A to backup to machine A a test
> >file from machine B but I'm having password problems:
> >
> >rsync -avz Linux:Test/ /data1/LinuxBackup
> >The authenticity of host 'linux (192.168.0.6)' can't be established.
> >RSA key fingerprint is 00:2a:91:f7:69:61:58:f7:c1:3f:55:14:1a:35:f0:fa.
> >Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
> >Warning: Permanently added 'linux,192.168.0.6' (RSA) to the list of known
> >hosts.
> >Password:
> >Password:
> >Password:
> >Permission denied (publickey,keyboard-interactive).
> >rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes read so far)
> >rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(342)
> >
> >"Linux:Test" is machine B. My root and user passwords don't work here.
> > What password should I use here? RSA?
>
> Check what is set up in B in /etc/rsyncd.conf and rsyncd.secrets. Is
> rsyncd running on B?
> --
> Joe Morris

Rsync is running on B, I can't tell if it's running as a rsyncd or not
but /etc/rsyncd.conf and rsyncd.secrets exist.
The only thing in rsyncd is 'user:passwd'. In /etc/rsyncd.conf:
gid = users
read only = true
use chroot = true
host allow = trusted.hosts
Thanks,
Jerome

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