Bug 199599 - "unexpected tag 3" sending to rsync daemon
Summary: "unexpected tag 3" sending to rsync daemon
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 206536
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rsync
Version: 5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Simo Sorce
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Reported: 2006-07-20 17:58 UTC by Pim Zandbergen
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-02-16 14:31:29 UTC

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Description Pim Zandbergen 2006-07-20 17:58:56 UTC
Description of problem:
rsync client fails with error message
unexpected tag 3 [sender] rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code
12) at io.c(843) [sender]
when sending files to rsync daemon

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
always, given enough data

Steps to Reproduce:
1. setup rsync-2.6.8-1.FC5.1 as rsync daemon on receiver
2. use rsync-2.6.8-1.FC5.1 on client to send files to receiver

Actual results:
client stops sending after random time with error message

Expected results:
client finishes transfer

Additional info:
downgrading receiver to rsync-2.6.6-2.2.1 fixes problem
Problem is already fixed upstream in CVS and in upcoming
version 2.6.9. See

Comment 1 Simo Sorce 2007-02-16 14:31:29 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 206536 ***

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