> What OSes? I've seen this before in either Solaris 2.5.1 or 2.6, and it
> was fixed in a patch. If you're back on an old OS then make sure you're
> patched to date.
Solaris 8 on both ends
Quote:> Otherwise, what is the network between the two machines? Any
> firewalls/IDS/etc which might be screwing with things?
VPN-based WAN network. Firewall, router, etc sure, the usual network
stuff. Dont know why that would interfere with just one specific file!
Quote:> With the protocol? No. With the implementation of the protocol (ie, a
> bug), it's certainly possible, but if you're running Solaris at both ends
> then it's unlikely unless you're running an old version of something
Strangely enough, when I compress/gzip the file, it copies fine!
So, it does seem like some specific sequence of bytes in the file is
causing both the rcp and ftp to barf?! I have *never* seen anything like