> Paul Slootman wrote:

> You could setup an rsync server on the receiver, and set
> uid = mary
> in the appropriate module.


Oh that's where I've been going wrong in my Rsync server.

I placed the uid= line at the very top of the file.

I assumed it would apply to all the modules.

I was wondering why I was getting some odd user id being applied to my backups. uid was 15015 bizarre or what?


But I've re-read the rsyncd.conf doc and it does say uid is a module option, not global.

Though why it's limited to just modules is a little odd.


But thanks for the pointer Paul. :-)




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