Faisal Ashraf wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Well David it worked after stopping the iptables.. Now what would be
> the rule for iptabels to allow rsync.
>
> I am not very good with iptables help will be appreciated
>
> Thanks again for help.


First find the rsync port on your machine (probably 873)

grep rsync /etc/services

Then find the iptables config file, which might be something
like this is your using a RedHat descendant:

/etc/sysconfig/iptables

Look at the roles there and craft a rule similar to the others
to allow your port to be open *only between your trusted machines".

Good luck!

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