rsync connection to Windows 2008 Server

Sergio Tam tam.sergio at
Thu Sep 1 18:56:29 UTC 2011

2011/9/1  <jhall at>:
> I have run into a problem that I cannot find the answer to using Google
> and I am hoping someone has seen this before.
> I am connecting to a Windows 2008 server running cwRsync as a daemon.  One
> of my six sites will not connect to the server.  No error messages are
> seen in the cwRsync log file or the Event Viewer on the Windows 2008
> computer.
> My network configuration is as follows.
> STL --WAN-- Firewall --IPsec Tunnel --
> On the remote computer, using the following command line, and I receive
> the following messages.
> rsync -avz  /home
> rsync: read error: Connection reset by peer (54)
> rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(604)
> [sender=2.6.9]
> Looking at tcpdump, I think the connection is started, but the computer on
> my end is not responding after a certain time.
> 12:00:17.817759 IP [...............................................]


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