Cron <root at proxy3> /usr/local/bin/ mirrors /srv/web/mirrors/

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at
Sun Nov 2 18:55:50 UTC 2008

On Sun, Nov 02, 2008 at 11:57:27AM -0600, Matt Domsch wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 02, 2008 at 03:13:10AM -0500, Ricky Zhou wrote:
> > On 2008-11-02 08:00:02 AM, Cron Daemon wrote:
> > > rsync: read error: Connection reset by peer (104)
> > > rsync error: error in rsync protocol data stream (code 12) at io.c(614) [receiver=2.6.8]
> > Could these be due to the recent rsync rate limiting changes?  Should we
> > make them only affect secondary1, perhaps?
> perhaps... though there aren't so many proxy* servers (are there) that
> they'd be seen as being >10, or >2 from a single IP?
> in fact, yes, >2 per IP.  My guess is it's multiple
> running in parallel cronjobs simultaneously.
> I'll drop that bit for now.

I've reverted the rsync.xinetd file used on puppet1 and elsewhere back
to its original state which doesn't rate-limit.  As suggested, I
created rsync.xinetd.secondary which does rate limiting, and enabled
such for secondary1.


Matt Domsch
Linux Technology Strategist, Dell Office of the CTO &

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