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Previously-working rsync operation failling in recent Windows 8.1 update showing “error in socket io”

I have been running rsync and rsyncd on my Windows boxes for years and only recently have I had an issue. Apparently, when my Linux and FreeBSD boxes try to sync their data with what's on the Windows ...
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Giving Windows rsyncd read permissions everywhere

I'm making a small backup server for my office. It's proven to be difficult because while the documentation is great on BackupPC, it's not helpful. I've installed rsyncd on my clients' computers and ...
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BackupPC and rsync, disabling checks on date modified with --size-only not working for Lotus Domino mail archives

We have a BackupPC server that is supposed to be backing up a Lotus Domino 9 server, both on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit with rsync 3.0.9. Our Domino server is set to archive e-mail messages that are older ...
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Optimizing RAID 5 for BackupPC use (small random reads)

I am running a BackupPC server with a hardware RAID 5 for the main storage of the backups. Since the machine was created on a tiny budget, the controller is a 3Ware 9500S-4LP for the PCI port and the ...
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BackupPC - transfer fails intermittently

BackupPC works good on my LAN but has problems backing-up a remote server of mine. I'm using rsync over ssh and have increased max ping to 500 because the remote server is far away. Here is my error ...
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cygwin ssh stops after adding user

I'm trying to set up a backuppc client using ssh+rsync via cygwin on Win 7. SSH was working fine. I added the backuppc user then used mkpasswd to add the user to /etc/passwd. Now ssh fails with: ...