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Bug 298354 - Rsync from denied access to
Summary: Rsync from denied access to
Alias: None
Product: Mirrors
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Server Problem (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High major (vote)
Assignee: Mirror Admins
Depends on:
Reported: 2009-12-25 17:21 UTC by Roel Baardman
Modified: 2009-12-25 17:49 UTC (History)
0 users

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Description Roel Baardman 2009-12-25 17:21:30 UTC
elcome to /,
Server Address :, 2001:41c8:0:936::a1
Contact Name   :
Hardware       : 2 x AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 3800+, 1993MB RAM
This is a restricted master rsync mirror for the Gentoo Linux
free software project.

MOTD autogenerated by update-rsync-motd on Wed Oct 21 03:09:03 UTC 2009

@ERROR: access denied to gentoo-portage from (
rsync error: error starting client-server protocol (code 5) at main.c(1522) [receiver=3.0.3]

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
Rsync from from

Expected Results:  
A non-failing rsync

I have been getting this type of error daily, somewhere in the middle of the night (local time GMT+1). Now, however, I keep getting errors every time.
Comment 1 Jeremy Olexa (darkside) (RETIRED) archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2009-12-25 17:39:27 UTC
Sorry mate. I was cleaning up the mirror-admin queue last night and mistakenly deleted yours.

What I did:
- Restored access to albatross from (
- Restored DNS entry for, & rsync.europe

You should be set, and I apologize.
Comment 2 Roel Baardman 2009-12-25 17:49:22 UTC
No problem :-)
Thanks for fixing it so quickly.
Merry christmas.