Have you tried doing the clean shell test? ssh -i /path/to/key u...@remote.server.com true > testfile if testfile isn't 0 bytes then whatever is producing the data that ended up in there is your problem.
On 08/15/2017 04:13 PM, jared via rsync wrote: > Hello, all. I've encountered an odd error that I haven't been able to > identify and resolve myself. Hoping someone here could provide some > guidance. > > I'm using the following command to rsync files between two servers, over > the internet (if that matters), via SSH: > > rsync -ahu --timeout=600 --bwlimit=5120 -v -e "ssh -i /path/to/key" > --filter=". /path/to/filter" /path/to/source/ u...@remote.server.com:dest > > This works perfectly fine. However, I recently realized that I forgot > to the --delete option, so there are a great number of stale files on > the remote server at this point. > > Adding --delete is when I run into my problem: > > sending incremental file list > hard-link reference out of range: 105 (10) > rsync error: protocol incompatibility (code 2) at flist.c(769) > [Receiver=3.1.2] > > The source and destination servers are running the same versions of > rsync, ssh, etc., so I think that last line can be ignored. The > "hard-link reference out of range" line seems to be the main issue, but > I cannot figure out what would be causing this. I enabled various debug > options in both rsync and ssh, but I can't find anything in the debug > output that would indicate the problem. I tried searching, but the only > result I've found outside of source code > (https://github.com/xonsh/xonsh/issues/2134) is for something that seems > unrelated - it's a python project that calls rsync, apparently > incorrectly, resulting in that error. In my case I'm calling rsync > directly from bash, so the given solution in that bug report doesn't > seem to apply here. > > Any suggestions? I'm stumped, and I really need to figure out how to > clean up the stale files on the remote server as it's running low on > space I'm happy to provide any additional information regarding debug > logs or whatever if it would help, just didn't want to spam the list > with a bunch of potentially irrelevant information. > > Thanks. Appreciate any and all guidance. > -- ~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._., Kevin Korb Phone: (407) 252-6853 Systems Administrator Internet: FutureQuest, Inc. ke...@futurequest.net (work) Orlando, Florida k...@sanitarium.net (personal) Web page: http://www.sanitarium.net/ PGP public key available on web site. ~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-,._.,
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