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mkdir failed: permission denied
I have already searched the forums for this but none like this so far. Maybe I missed it.
Here is the error:
mkdir "/path/to/target/dir" failed: Permission denied rsync error: error in file IO (code 11) at main.c(346)
rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (8 bytes received so far) [sender] rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(434)
running rsync (version 2.6.6 protocol version 29) on fedora2
rsync from one server to another
Just double checking - but what form are you calling it in? You're ensuring one end(source or destination) is local? Are you running either over an NFS mount?
- Join Date
- Apr 2007
- Arouca, Trinidad
i am also receiving the same error [on local drives across two servers]; if it is NFS, will that cause a problem?
does anyone have a solution for this yet?
any help would be appreciated.
- Join Date
- Nov 2007
You might have a problem by setting an absolute path for your remote server. what you are doing is asking rysnc to create a directory directly under root - that would give you a "permission denied" error message.